Accreditation & Carnegie Classification
Texas Woman's University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate 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 Texas Woman's University.
In addition to TWU’s accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to offer bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees, the university offers many programs that have specialized accreditations from state, regional and/or national professional associations and boards.
TWU currently holds the Carnegie Classification of Doctoral/Research Universities, which means the university awards at least 20 research doctoral degrees a year.