UNC Charlotte is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, master's, and doctorate degrees.  Visit the Office of Assessment and Accreditation website for further information. 

USDLA Certification

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is committed to ensuring quality in the design and delivery of its distance education programs. As part of our continual improvement efforts, Extended Academic Programs requested a review of the services it provides to our distance education students through the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA).  As a result of that review, Extended Academic Programs was recognized by the by the United States Distance Learning Association with Quality Standards Certification for its commitment to provide quality service to the institution’s distance education students.

As a currently enrolled or potentially new distance education student with UNC Charlotte, we want you to know that we strive to provide you with services that are of the highest quality possible. To that end, Extended Academic Programs is committed to:

  • Conducting our unit’s activities in accordance with the highest ethical standards and best practices.
  • Providing you with the most current and accurate information possible so you may make sound choices for your educational objectives.
  • Continuing our efforts to facilitate your access to the effective delivery of resources designed to support a successful learning experience.

USDLA CertifiedThe USDLA/QS symbol certifies that an institution adheres to recognized standards of quality and performance, is responsive to its constituencies, and is committed to excellence in all aspects of its distance learning program.