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University of Mount Olive Accreditation Information and Nondiscrimination Policy


The University of Mount Olive is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges ( to award the associate, baccalaureate, and masters 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 Mount Olive. A link to the accreditor's complaint procedures can be found here (

The undergraduate programs in the Tillman School of Business are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), 7007 College Blvd. Suite 420 Overland Park, KS 66211, (913) 339-9366. The Human Resource Management program is endorsed by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). The Healthcare Management program is a member of the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA).  The Tillman School of Business is pursuing accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) for the MBA program, in accordance with prescribed ACBSP accreditation processes for new programs.

The RN to BSN is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), One DuPont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC  20036, (202) 887-6791.

To assure the MSN program meets the rigorous requirements for today's nursing professionals, the University of Mount Olive MSN program is preparing for CCNE programmatic accreditation.  Our initial programmatic accreditation visit by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is scheduled for September 2017.

The MEd program is approved by the North Carolina State Board of Education.

Students wishing to submit a formal complaint should review the University of Mount Olive Policy by clicking here.

Nondiscrimination Policy

The University of Mount Olive does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, or handicap in the administration of its personnel and educational policies. It admits all qualified students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students.


To learn more about university admission requirements, financial aid, educational programs, recognitions etc., please contact the University of Mount Olive directly.

The University of Mount Olive is a private institution rooted in the liberal arts tradition with defining Christian values. The University, sponsored by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists, has locations in Mount Olive, New Bern, Wilmington, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, Research Triangle Park, Washington, Jacksonville, and in Smithfield at Johnston Community College.