Sam Houston State University is accredited by:

     Sam Houston State University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; Telephone number 404-679-4501) to award bachelor's and master's degrees and the Ph.D. in Criminal Justice and is a Candidate for Accreditation to award the Ed.D. in Educational Leadership and the Ph.D. in Forensic Clinical Psychology.
     The College of Business Administration is accredited by AACSB, The International Association for Management Education.
    The American Chemical Society recognizes the Department of Chemistry as having adequate faculty, facilities, library, curriculum, and research for training professional chemists.
    The College of Education is fully accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). As one of only nine universities in Texas with full accreditation from NCATE, the educator preparation programs meet the accreditation standards necessary to ensure high quality graduates.

     Any individual interested in reviewing the official document listing the accreditation, approval or licensing of Sam Houston State University, will have access to such material in the Reference Department of the Newton Gresham Library.

Computer Services

Internet Access: Refer to this site for departmental information including admissions forms, scholarships, financial aid counseling, and a general tour of the campus.

Modem Access: The modem bank may be accessed through (936) 438-8112 for off-campus access with a valid SHSU username and password.

SamInfo (Web Access). The URL for SHSU's campus-wide information system is SHSU Be A Bearkat. This internet site provides access to student grades, degree plans, and registration, as well as, university catalogues, class schedules, and financial information.


Graduate Studies Information By Academic College:
College of Arts and Sciences (936) 294-1401
College of Business Administration (936) 294-1246
College of Criminal Justice (936) 294-1647
College of Education and Applied Science (936) 294-1105

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