About UMHB


The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, http://www.sacscoc.org for questions about the accreditation of the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.

Selected academic programs are accredited by the following agencies

  • The Texas Education Agency
  • Council on Social Work Education
  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs, Community Counseling/Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Texas Board of Nursing
  • The UMHB Department of Music is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.

The University is affiliated with or a member of the following agencies:

  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing
  • The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  • American Association of University Women
  • American Choral Directors Association
  • American College of Musicians
  • American Counseling Association
  • The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
  • The Association of American Colleges and Universities
  • The Association of College and Research Libraries
  • Association of Texas Graduate Schools
  • Baptist General Convention of Texas
  • Central Texas Music Teachers Association
  • Christians in the Visual Arts (CIVA)
  • Committee for Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
  • Conference of Southern Graduate Schools
  • The Council for Christian Colleges and Universities
  • The Independent Colleges and Universities of Texas
  • International Association of Baptist Colleges and Universities
  • Kindermusik International
  • Kodaly Educator of Texas
  • Music Teachers National Association
  • The National Conference of Church Related Schools
  • National Federation of Music Clubs
  • National Guild of Piano Teachers
  • National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty (NONPF)
  • Organization of American Kodaly Educators
  • Scott & White Program in Clinical Laboratory Science
  • Southwestern Business Deans’ Association
  • State Board for Educator Certification
  • The Texas Association of Music Schools
  • Texas Association of Schools of Art (TASA) 
  • Texas Association of Social Work Deans and Directors
  • Texas Choral Directors Association
  • Texas Counseling Association
  • Texas Field Educator’s Consortium
  • Texas Music Educators Association
  • Texas Music Teachers Association