Accreditation

Accreditation

Commission on Colleges/Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)

Ave Maria University, including the Latin American Campus in San Marcos, Nicaragua, is regionally accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) to award location-specific baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees (B.A., M.T.S., M.A., and Ph.D.). Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Ave Maria University.

Licensure from the Florida Commission for Independent Education

Ave Maria University is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, Florida Department of Education, License No. 3011.  Additional information regarding this institution may be obtained by contacting the Commission at 325 West Gaines Street, Suite 1414, Tallahassee, FL 32309-0400, toll-free telephone number (888) 224-6684.