Our Accreditation

Johnson C. Smith University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and master's degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Johnson C. Smith University.

The Commission can be contacted at:

Commission on Colleges
1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033
Fax: 404.679.4558

In accordance with their policies, the Commission on Colleges should only be contacted for the following reasons:

  1. To learn more about the accreditation status of the university.
  2. To file a third-party comment at the time of the institution’s decennial review.
  3. To file a complaint against the institution for alleged non-compliance with a standard or requirement.

Normal inquiries about JCSU, such as admission requirements, financial aid, educational programs, etc., should be addressed directly to JCSU and not to the Commission’s office.