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Institutional Accreditation
Georgia Institute of Technology

The Georgia Institute of Technology is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, http://www.sacscoc.org for questions about the accreditation of the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Georgia Tech Police Department

The Georgia Tech Police Department is accredited under the Law Enforcement Agency Program by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc., 13575 Heathcote Boulevard, Suite 320, Gainesville, Virginia 20155, telephone 703-352-4225, http://www.calea.org.

Professional Accreditation
College of Architecture

The National Architectural Accrediting Board has accredited the curriculum leading to the Master of Architecture.

The Master of Science in Building Construction and Facility Management is accredited by the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) Foundation.

The Planning Accreditation Board has accredited the curriculum leading to the Master of City and Regional Planning.

The Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design and the Master of Industrial Design degrees have been accredited by the National Association of Schools in Art and Design and are recognized by the Industrial Designers Society of America.

College of Computing

The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and the Bachelor of Science in Computational Media are accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of (ABET), 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012. Telephone: (410) 347-7700.

College of Engineering

In the College of Engineering, the following undergraduate degree programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org:

Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering; Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering; Bachelor of Science in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering; Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering; Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering; Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering; Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering ; Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering; Bachelor of Science in Materials Science and Engineering; Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering; Bachelor of Science in Nuclear and Radiological Engineering.

The M.S. in Medical Physics and the Ph.D in Nuclear and Radiological Engineering-Medical Physics Option programs are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation on Medical Physics Educational Programs, CAMPEP, One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, Telephone: (301) 209-3346.

Scheller College of Business

In the Scheller College of Business, all of the degree programs have been accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International. These programs include:  Bachelor of Science in Business Administration; Master of Business Administration; Master of Business Administration in Management of Technology; Master of Science; Master of Business Administration РGlobal Business.

College of Sciences

The American Chemical Society has certified the curriculum leading to the Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. The Human Factors and Ergonomics Society has accredited the Engineering Psychology Graduate Program. The Georgia Tech Master of Science in Prosthetics and Orthotics Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of the National Commission on Orthotic and Prosthetic Education. The accreditation is effective from 2010 to 2015 which is the maximum period granted.