Accreditation

ABHE Accreditation

Laurel University is accredited with the Commission on Accreditation of the Association for Biblical Higher Education (formerly the Accrediting Association of Bible Colleges), an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and the U.S. Department of Education. ABHE may be contacted at:

Association for Biblical Higher Education
5850 T.G. Lee Blvd., Ste. 130 Orlando, FL 32822
Voice: 407-207-0808
Fax: 407-207-0840


ACSI Accreditation

Graduates of Laurel University’s program in Christian Elementary Education are eligible for certification with the Association of Christian Schools International. ACSI may be contacted at:

Association of Christian Schools International
P.O. Box 35097
Colorado Springs, CO 80935
Voice: 719-528-6906


UNC Accreditation

In accordance with North Carolina General Statute 116-15 (d), the AA degree and the BA degree offered by the School of Ministry of Laurel University is exempt from the requirement of licensure by the University Of North Carolina Office Of General Administration with respect to the religious nature of the University’s programs. This exemption from licensure is not based upon any assessment of program quality under the established licensure standards. The two degrees offered by the Laurel University School of Management, the Bachelor of Arts in Management & Business Ethics and the Master of Business Administration, are licensed by the University Of North Carolina Office Of General Administration. UNC may be contacted at:

University of North Carolina General Administration
P.O. Box 2688
Chapel Hill, NC 27515-2688