Accreditation


UT Tyler is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees.  For questions regarding UT Tyler’s accreditation, contact SACSCOC at 404.679.4500 or 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097.

The Graduate Medical Education Program oversees all residency programs at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler. Our exceptional residency training programs comply with the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).


The UT Health Psychology Internship Program received accreditation on May 1, 2017, from the American Psychological Association (APA) with the status: “Accredited” dating back to October 28, 2016. “Accreditation” represents accreditation that is contingent upon follow-up data delivered to the APA, and is often a designation for young programs that do not yet have enough prior years of intern data. The program is listed on the APA website of accredited internship programs.