Accreditation at Thomas More College
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Thomas More College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Master, Bachelor, and Associate 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 Thomas More College. Christy Petroze, Ed.D is the SACSCOC Liaison for Thomas More College and can be reached at 859-344-3360.

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Thomas More College is an approved institution with the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements, which allows the College to provide our high quality programs to students in other states via distance education. Information can be found online ( or by contacting the Director of Online Engagement 859-344-3602.

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN)
The Traditional Baccalaureate program and the RN to BSN program are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc.
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: (404) 975-5000
ACEN granted continuing accreditation with warning. Follow up site visit scheduled Spring 2017.

Approved by the Kentucky State Board of Nursing to offer a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree.

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
The Education Department at Thomas More College is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), This accreditation covers initial teacher preparation programs at Thomas More College. However, the accreditation does not include individual education courses that the institution offers to P-12educators for professional development, relicensure, or other purposes.

Approved by the Kentucky Education Professional Standards Board (EPSB) to offer teacher-education programs at the elementary, middle-school, and secondary levels.

ACBSP Accredited

Awarded Accreditation of the Business Administration and Accountancy Programs by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

A member of the following associations:
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities
Association of Independent Kentucky Colleges and Universities
Council of Higher Education Accreditation
Council of Independent Colleges
Greater Cincinnati Consortium of Colleges and Universities
National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities