Georgia College & State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees.  Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Georgia College & State University.

The university has programmatic accreditation through the following organizations:

College of Arts and Sciences

American Chemical Society (ACS)
American Music Therapy Association 
National Association of Schools of Music 
National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration 
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation

J. Whitney Bunting College of Business and Technology

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business 
ABET Computing Accreditation Commission

John H. Lounsbury College of Education 

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation 
Georgia Professional Standards Commission 
National Association for the Education of Young Children 
Association for Middle Level Education 
American Association of School Librarians 
Council for Exceptional Children

College of Health Sciences 

Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME)
Association for Experiential Education 
Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education 
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education 
The Georgia Professional Standards Commission