Catalog 2014-2015


The University of Tampa is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and masters degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges for questions about the accreditation of The University of Tampa at:

Commission on Colleges

1866 Southern Lane

Decatur, GA 30033-4097

Telephone: (404) 679-4500



Other accreditations include:

  • AACSB International — Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business: Sykes College of Business
  • ABET —  Computing Accrediting Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology: Information Systems Program
  • ACEN — Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing: Nursing Programs
  • ACS — American Chemical Society: Chemistry
  • ASBMB — American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology: Biochemistry
  • CAATE — Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education: Athletic Training
  • CAPACS — Commission on the Accreditation of Programs in Applied and Clinical Sociology: Applied Sociology Concentration
  • NASM — National Association of Schools of Music: Music Program

The Florida Board of Nursing approves UT’s nursing programs.

The Florida Department of Education approves UT's education programs.

The Florida State Approving Agency for Veterans’ Training recognizes the University for veterans’ educational benefits.

The Henry B. Plant Museum is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.