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Accreditation

Find accreditation information for the Online PhD in Information Technology Degree Program from University of the Cumberlands here:

University of the Cumberlands is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, education specialist and doctorate degrees. Initial accreditation date was 1964. Recent reaffirmation date was December 2016. Next reaffirmation date is Class of 2026. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of University of the Cumberlands. To view the current status of University of the Cumberlands, go to this link on the SACCOC website: http://www.sacscoc.org/details.asp?instid=24640

Center of Academic Excellence
University of the Cumberlands (UC) was recently named a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (CAE-CD) by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). According to the NSA website, the overall objective of CAE-CD designations is to reduce national vulnerability by “promoting higher education and research in cyber defense” and by producing professionals with cyber expertise.