CBU Accreditations

CBU Accreditations

Christian Brothers University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the bachelor's degree and master's degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Christian Brothers University.  

CBU is authorized to operate in the state of Tennessee by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission, Parkway Towers, Suite 1900, 404 James Robertson Parkway, Nashville, TN 37243, (615) 741-3605.  

Undergraduate and graduate education programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, 1140 19th Street, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 223-0077. CBU is approved as a Teacher Training Institution by the State Board of Education of the Tennessee Department of Education, Ninth Floor, Andrew Johnson Tower, 710 James Robertson Parkway, Nashville, TN 37243-0375. A list of CBU’s approved Educator Preparation Programs can be found at http://www.tn.gov/education/teaching/new_educator.shtml.  

The chemical, civil, electrical, and mechanical engineering degree programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012, (410) 347-7700.  

The master’s program in Physician Assistant Studies has been granted provisional accreditation from the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, 12000 Findley Road, Suite 150, Johns Creek, GA, 30097, (770) 476-1224.  

The RN-to-BSN program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, One Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036-1120. CBU is approved as a Professional Nursing School by the Tennessee Board of Nursing, 665 Mainstream Drive, 2nd Floor, Nashville, TN 37243, (615) 532-5166.