McMurry University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and master’s 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 McMurry University.

McMurry is also accredited by

  • Texas Education Agency

McMurry is approved for listing as a United Methodist affiliated institution by

  • University Senate of the United Methodist Church

McMurry is a member of

  • National Association of Schools and Colleges of the United Methodist Church
  • Independent Colleges and Universities of Texas
  • Texas United Methodist College Association
  • National Collegiate Honors Council
  • Council of Independent Colleges
  • National Association of Independent Colleges & Universities
  • Council on Undergraduate Research
  • Association of Governing Boards

Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing Approval by

The Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing has full approval from the Texas Board of Nursing. Graduates are eligible to write the NCLEX-RN (the national examination for registered nursing).

Texas Board of Nursing
William P. Hobby Building
333 Guadalupe, Suite 3-460
Austin, TX 78701-3944
Phone: 512-305-7400

Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing National Accreditation by

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing, and APRN post master’s certificate program at Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).