The University of South Carolina Aiken is accredited by the the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)^ to award baccalaureate and master’s degrees. Contat the Commission on Colleges ar 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia, 30033-4097, phone number 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the University of South Carolina Aiken.

In addition to this regional accreditation, several programs are accredited by their respective professional bodies.