Accreditation & Academic Quality


Southern Arkansas University is fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education, the National League for Nursing, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International), and the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Southern Arkansas University accreditation.

Academic Quality

The faculty has years of teaching experience and more than 67 percent of the professors have doctoral degrees. The quality of education at SAU is well documented by the success of its graduates, many of whom are heads of companies, professors, or holders of other high-level positions.

The University has the reputation for having excellent resources such as “state-of-the-art” computer labs for students and a modern, spacious library.