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Institution Accreditation


San Jacinto College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. San Jacinto College also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of San Jacinto College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC's website (

SACSCOC reaffirmed San Jacinto College's accreditation on June 13, 2019. San Jacinto College maintains the standards specified by SACSCOC’s Principles of Accreditation and notifies SACSCOC of any substantive change. Please reach out to one of the resources below with any questions about our accreditation.

Program Accreditation and Approvals

Numerous specialized industry-specific organizations have accredited or approved San Jacinto College instructional programs. The programmatic accreditations or approvals speak to the quality and rigor of San Jac programs to serve our students and our regional workforce partners.

Contact Us

San Jacinto College's Institutional Accreditation Liaison to SACSCOC is Dr. Chris Duke. If you wish to contact him, please use this contact information.
Chris Duke
Assoc VC, Inst Eff/Assmt/Accr
(281) 998-6128