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The University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UT), is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). 

Students earning graduate degrees and certificates in disciplines offered by the University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) are graduates of UT, which has been continuously accredited by SACSCOC since 1897 and is authorized to award baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degrees. 

Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.