Accreditation is the most commonly accepted means to verify that a college or university has a purpose appropriate to higher education as well as the qualified faculty, academic programs, student and academic services, and resources sufficient to accomplish and sustain its educational mission.
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
St. Andrews is a branch of Webber International University (1201 N. Scenic Highway, Babson Park, Florida, telephone 1-800-741-1844). Webber International University is accredited by the the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award degrees at the associate, bachelor and master's levels. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, call 404-679-4500, or go to http://www.sacscoc.org for questions about the accreditation of Webber International University.
Normal inquiries about the University, such as admission requirements, financial aid, educational programs, etc., should be addressed directly to the University, and not to the Commission's office. The Commission is to be contacted only if there is evidence that appears to support an institution's significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard.
Note: in accord with the Commission’s Comprehensive Standard 3.14.1, “…the three-fold 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-part 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 College and not to the Commission’s office.
Elementary Education and Therapeutic Riding
The Elementary Education (K-6) and Physical Education (K-12) programs at St. Andrews are approved by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI). And the Ride-Like-A-Knight therapeutic riding program has been granted Premier Accredited Center status by PATH, Intl. (the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International).
St. Andrews and many of its faculty and staff are also members of numerous professional organizations related to higher education and/or their disciplines and interests: