UAB hardhats. The University of Alabama at Birmingham is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, master's, doctoral, and professional degrees.

Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of The University of Alabama at Birmingham.

For more information about SACS accreditation, visit the SACS webpage at

What about ABET?

What about accreditation from the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)? Typically, engineering graduate programs are not ABET accredited. The Master of Engineering with a concentration in Construction Engineering Management is not an ABET accredited program.