Florida Memorial University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate and masters 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 Florida Memorial University.

The purpose for publishing the Commission’s address and contact numbers is to enable interested constituents (1) to learn about the accreditation status of the institution, (2) to file a third-party comment at the time of the institution’s decennial review, or (3) to file a complaint against the institution for alleged non-compliance with a standard or requirement.

Normal inquiries about the institution, such as admission requirements, financial aid, educational programs, etc., should be addressed directly to the institution and not to the Commission’s office.

Professional Accreditations:

  • Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs – www.acbsp.org
  • Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI) – www.aabi.aero
  • Council on Social Work Education – www.cswe.org
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education – www.ncate.org
  • National Association of School of Music – nasm.arts-accredit.org
  • The B.S. Programs in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, and Management Information Systems are accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.


Memberships and Affiliations


Florida Memorial University is a member of the following:

  • American Association for Higher Education
  • Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
  • American Council on Education
  • Council for Higher Education Accreditation
  • Council of Independent Colleges
  • Florida Association of Colleges and Universities
  • Florida Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  • Florida Association for Students Financial Aid Administrators
  • Florida Cooperative Education and Placement Association
  • Florida Independent College Fund
  • Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce
  • Independent Colleges and Universities of Florida
  • Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce
  • National Association of College Deans, Registrars, and Admission Officers
  • National Association for Students Financial Aid Administrators
  • National Athletic Intercollegiate Association
  • National Council of Educational Opportunity Associations
  • National Intramural/Recreation Sports Association
  • National Society of Fundraising Executives
  • Public Relations Society of America
  • Southeastern Association of Colleges and Employers
  • Southeast Florida Library Information Network
  • Southeastern Testing Association
  • Southern Association of College Student Affairs
  • Southern Association of Educational Opportunity Personnel Programs
  • Southern Association for Students Financial Aid Administrators
  • Southern Regional Honors Council
  • Sun Coast Conference
  • The College Fund/UNCF
  • United Way