Statement of Accreditation

Kentucky Wesleyan College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Questions about the accreditation of Kentucky Wesleyan 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 (

Kentucky Wesleyan College is authorized for operation as a postsecondary educational institution by the Kentucky Council on Post-Secondary Education

Kentucky Wesleyan College also is fully accredited and approved by the following:

University Senate of the United Methodist Church
Kentucky State Department of Education, Professional Standards Board
Kentucky State Approving Agency for Veterans Training
The Terry Woodward Center for Business Studies at Kentucky Wesleyan College has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA. For a list of accredited programs please refer to our IACBE member status page.

The College is a member of the following:

American Association for Higher Education
American Association of University Women
Association of Independent Kentucky Colleges and Universities
College Placement Council, Inc.
Council for Advancement and Support of Education
Council of Independent Colleges
Kentucky Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Kentucky Association of Colleges of Teacher Education
National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
National Association of Schools and Colleges of the United Methodist Church
National Commission on Accrediting
National Council of Church-Related Colleges
Southern Conference of Church-Related Colleges
The Tuition Exchange Plan, Inc.

Kentucky Wesleyan College is authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students.