Lindsey Wilson College is accredited by the Southern Association
of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (1866 Southern Lane,
Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; telephone number 404-679-4501) to
award associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees.
The College is also accredited by the University Senate of The United Methodist
The Master of Education in Counseling & Human Development is
accredited through the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and
Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
The Bachelor of Arts in Education, the Bachelor of Science in
Education, and the Master of Education Teacher as Leader are
accredited by the Kentucky Education Professional Standards
The Education program at Lindsey Wilson College is accredited by
the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher
Education (NCATE). This accreditation covers initial
teacher preparation programs and the advanced Teacher as Leader
program. However, the candidacy does not include individual
education courses that the College offers to P-12 educators for
professional development, relicensure, or other programs.
The Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration and the
Associate of Arts in Business Management are accredited by the International Assembly
of Collegiate Business Education (IACBE).
The BSN degree program at Lindsey Wilson College is
accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
(CCNE) (1 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530, Washington DC 20036,
The Lindsey Wilson College Nursing program is a member of the American
Association of Colleges of Nursing (1 Dupont Circle NW,
Suite 530, Washington DC 20036).
The Lindsey Wilson College School of Professional Counseling's
Bachelor of Arts degree program in Human Services & Counseling
and Master of Education degree program in Counseling & Human
Development have been granted the following
authorization/certification from state authorities:
- The Kentucky Council on Post-Secondary Education
has authorized Lindsey Wilson College to offer the program at
various locations in the state.
- The Ohio Board of Regents has authorized Lindsey
Wilson College to offer the programs at Cincinnati Technical &
Community College in Cincinnati and at Southern State Community
College in Hillsboro and in Washington Court House.
- The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
(SCHEV) has certified Lindsey Wilson College to operate in Virginia
and to offer the programs at Southwest Virginia Community College,
Mountain Empire Community College, and Wytheville Community
- The West
Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission has authorized
Lindsey Wilson College to operate in West Virginia at the Southern
West Virginia Community & Technical College: Logan Campus.
- Lindsey Wilson College is authorized for operation as a
postsecondary educational institution by the Tennessee Higher
Education Commission. This authorization must be renewed each
year and is based on an evaluation by minimum standards concerning
quality of education, ethical business practices, health and
safety, and fiscal responsibility. In order to view detailed job
placement and completion information on the programs offered by
Lindsey Wilson College, please visit http://www.tn.gov/thec and click
on the Authorized Institutions Data button. The Tennessee
Higher Education Commission has authorized Lindsey Wilson College
to operate in Tennessee at Volunteer State Community College.