About SACSCOC Accreditation

Since 1915, Florida State University has been accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). The university is preparing for its upcoming reaffirmation of accreditation due in September 2023 with peer review visits scheduled in March 2024. Institutional accreditation demonstrates a commitment to higher education and a desire to improve quality. It is also necessary to receive federal funds and meet state requirements.