Accreditations & Accolades
At Jacksonville State University, you’re in the right place to fuel your passion and fulfill your potential. Benefit from a learning environment that is recognized for academic excellence and student success.
Jacksonville State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award bachelor’s, master’s, education specialist and doctoral degrees. Degree-granting institutions also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Jacksonville State University may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling 404-679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).
The College of Business & Industry at Jacksonville State University is accredited by AACSB International (AACSB). Fewer than 6% of business schools worldwide hold AACSB business accreditation.
#2 “Most Affordable Online MBA Program: Accounting” by Discover Business (2020)
#3 among “The Top 50 Affordable Master’s Degree Programs” by Intelligent.com (2023)
#5 among the “Top 10 Online Colleges in Alabama” by BestColleges.com (2022)
#6 among the “Top Public Universities in Alabama” by Niche.com (2023)
#7 among the “Best Online Colleges in Alabama” by ValueColleges.com (2020)
#8 among the “Best Colleges and Universities in Alabama” by College Consensus (2022)
#20 among the “Best Online MBA” programs by Intelligent.com (2020)
#34 among the “Top Public Universities in the South” by U.S. News & World Report (2023)
Recognized among the “5 Best Value Online Schools in Alabama” by OnlineSchoolsCenter.com (2023)