Accreditations and Memberships
Ouachita Baptist University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission.
The Teacher Education Program (Huckabee School of Education) is accredited by NCATE on both the elementary and secondary levels.
National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education
2010 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Suite 500
Washington, D.C. 20036-1023
Web Site: www.ncate.org
The Division of Music (School of Fine Arts) is accredited for the baccalaureate degree by the National Association of Schools of Music.
National Association of Schools of Music
11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21
Reston, Virginia, 20190-5248
Web Site: nasm.arts-accredit.org
The Didactic Dietetic Program (Patterson School of Natural Sciences) is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE) of the American Dietetic Association. The Program meets the didactic academic requirements for registration eligibility.
American Dietetic Association
120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000
Chicago, Illinois 60606-6995
Web Site: www.eatright.org
The Athletic Training Education Program (Patterson School of Natural Sciences) is accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Athletic Training Education Programs (CAATE).
2201 Double Creek Drive, Suite 5006
Round Rock, TX 78664
Web Site: www.caate.net
The undergraduate business degree program (Hickingbotham School of Business) is accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
777 South Harbour Island Boulevard, Suite 750
Tampa, FL 33602-5730
Web Site: www.aacsb.edu
The University also is a member of the following organizations.
- Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
- National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU)
- American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE)
- International Association of Baptist Colleges and Universities (IABCU)
- Consortium for Global Education (CGE)
- Great American Conference (GAC)
- National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA, Division II)