Accreditation and Associations

In order to insure the quality of its programs – both online and on campus – Johnson University is a leader in accreditation among Christian institutions of higher education.

  • Johnson University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC, to award associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Johnson University.
  • Programs in the School of Bible & Theology and the School of Congregational Ministry are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the Association for Biblical Higher Education, an accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (ABHE, 5850 T.G. Lee Blvd., Suite 130, Orlando, FL 32822; Telephone: 407-207-0808;
  • Johnson University is also a member of the Appalachian College Association, the North American Coalition for Christian Admissions Professionals, and an affiliate member of Council for Christian Colleges and Universities.
  • Johnson University Florida operates and grants degrees under a license granted by means of accreditation by the Commission for Independent Education of the Florida Board of Education (325 W. Gaines St., Suite 1414, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400: Telephone: 850-245-3200)

JUFL programs are approved by the Bureau of State Approving for Veterans' Training for persons eligible under laws administered by the Veterans Administration.  JUFL is approved as an eligible private institution for receipt of federal and state financial aid by the US Department of Education and the Florida Department of Education.