The University of Houston-Victoria is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award baccalaureate, masters, and specialist degrees. Questions about the accreditation of the University of Houston-Victoria may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website.
Proof of UHV's accreditation status may be found on the SACSCOC website.
Programs offered by the School of Business Administration are accredited by AACSB. The accreditation covers all programs, at all locations, offered by the School of Business Administration.
Nursing programs are accredited by CCNE. All programs are covered by the accreditation, and the programs are offered online.
Professional Counseling programs are accredited by CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs). Two programs are separately accredited at both the Victoria main campus and the teaching site in Katy.