Accreditation

Amberton University is:

Can't speak highly enough about the great experience I have had at AU. I wanted to complete my degree at a regionally-accredited institution that gave me the opportunity to go to school while working full-time.
Jim Hull

Accredited

by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees.

Recognized

by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and the U.S. Dept. of Education as a licensed degree-granting institution.

The curriculum for the Master of Arts degree in Professional Counseling meets the academic requirements for licensing as a professional counselor in Texas.

The Master of Arts degree in School Counseling satisfies the academic and certification requirements for the School Counseling Certification as established by the Texas State Board of Educator Certification.

Non-Profit

Amberton University is a not-for-profit institution as defined by Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. All moneys received by Amberton are used exclusively for the educational programs and operations of the University. While charitable contributions to Amberton are tax deductible, the University does not solicit or accept contributions from any agency or individual unless such funds are given without external restrictions.


Accreditation issues should be addressed by mail to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or by phone to (404) 679-4500.

Legal Notice of Non-discrimination

Amberton University operates in accordance with Christian principles and considers it unethical (as well as illegal) to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion*, age, sex, non-disqualifying handicap, or national or ethnic origin in admissions, employment opportunities, educational programs, or activities which it operates.

Inquiries regarding the University's equal opportunity policy and non-discrimination may be addressed to:

Vice President for Strategic Services
Amberton University
1700 Eastgate Drive
Garland, Texas 75041-5595
972-279-6511

* While Amberton University does not discriminate on the basis of religion concerning admission, the University does discriminate on the basis of religion concerning employment. Because the University is committed to Christian ethics, a Christian belief is required of employees.