2017 - 2018 Catalog

Accreditation & Memberships


Henderson State University is accredited by the following:

  • North Central Association of Colleges & Schools (Bachelor’s & Master’s Awarding Institution)
  • AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
  • National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education
  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music

Henderson State University holds program recognition from the following:

  • Federal Aviation Administration
  • Arkansas State Board of Nursing

University Memberships

Henderson State University holds membership in the following:

  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  • National Commission on Accrediting (not an accrediting agency)
  • American Association of University Women
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II
  • New South Intercollegiate Swim League
  • Gulf South Athletic Conference
  • Association of State Colleges & Universities
  • National Business Education Association
  • University Aviation Association