The following information was posted by our accrediting association on their website sacscoc.org
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Commission on Colleges Accreditation
Actions taken by the SACSCOC Board of Trustees
December 6, 2015
At its meeting on December 6, 2015, the SACSCOC Board of Trustees took the following actions regarding the accreditation status of institutions.
The Board accredited the following member institutions at a new or a more advanced degree level:
Welch College, Nashville, Tennessee
Moved from Level II to Level III offering the Master of Arts in Theology Ministry (Effective: February, 2016)
Formal notification of accreditation of the new graduate program by our other accrediting association, the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), was received in November. More details about the Welch Master of Arts degree in Theology and Ministry will be forthcoming in a subsequent release following formal notification from SACSCOC.