LeTourneau University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award 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 LeTourneau University.
The baccalaureate degree in engineering at LeTourneau University is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org/
The baccalaureate degree in engineering technology at LeTourneau University is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org/
The Education Department at LeTourneau University is an approved program and a provider of credentials for private Christian school educators by the Accrediting Commission of the Association of Christian Schools International.” (ACSI Academic Affairs, PO Box 65130, Colorado Springs, CO. USA/www.acsi.org)
The School of Aeronautical Science offers three programs that are approved by the FAA. The Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic curriculum is approved by the FAA under 14CFR Part 147. The Private, Instrument and Commercial Pilot curriculum is approved by the FAA under 14CFR Part 141. The Air Traffic Control curriculum is approved by the FAA under the AT-CTI program guidelines.
LeTourneau University has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), located in Olathe, Kansas.
THECB does not require nonprofit, private institutions in Texas to have a state license to operate, as long as the institution is regionally accredited.
LeTourneau University's teacher education program underwent its first program review and approval from the State Board for Educator Certification in October, 1993. It is accredited on an annual basis.