Accreditation means that an academic program meets quality standards set by academic and professional leaders in the disciplines.

Texas A&M University is accredited by the appropriate accrediting agencies.


Texas A&M University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For questions about the institution’s accreditation, please contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500. As a branch campus, Texas A&M University at Qatar is included in the institution’s accreditation.

Texas A&M University at Qatar is a branch campus of the main campus and requires the same admission and graduation requirements applied at the main campus, and replicates the same quality and content of the curriculum and faculty. Texas A&M at Qatar currently offers bachelor of science degrees in chemical, electrical, mechanical, and petroleum engineering; and Master of Science and Master of Engineering in chemical engineering.


The undergraduate engineering programs of Texas A&M at Qatar are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, ABET is the premier accreditation authority for institutions offering degree programs in applied science, computing, engineering and technology.