Accreditation & Compliance
Southwest Texas Junior College is accredited with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the Associate of Arts in General Studies, Associate of Arts in Teaching, Associate of Science, Associate of Applied Science degrees and certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Southwest Texas Junior College. Southwest Texas Junior College is also approved by the Texas Education Agency and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
SACSCOC: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), regional accrediting body
House Bill 2504: Faculty vita must be available within three clicks of the homepage
Student Right-to-Know & Campus Security Act: College collects and publishes specified information regarding campus crime statistics, campus security policies, and institutional completion or graduation rates
2015 Compliance Certification: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
SWTJC Quality Enhancement Plan: Improve the quality of instruction by infusing high-impact educational practices throughout the college curriculum
2015 Focused Report: This document is the college’s response to the Off-Site Committee’s comments on SWTJC’s Compliance Certification, which provides the college’s assessment of compliance with the SACSCOC Principles of Accreditation: Foundations for Quality Enhancement. SWTJC’s Compliance Certification is available in its entirety via a link on this page.