Wayland Baptist University is accredited by the Southern Association of College and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters and doctorate degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Wayland Baptist University

Normal inquiries about the institution, such as admission requirements, financial aid, educational programs, etc., should be addressed directly to the institution and not to the Commission’s office.

The university is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music.

The university’s baccalaureate nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Contact ACEN at 3343 Peachtree Rd. NE, Ste 850, Atlanta, GA 30326 or call (404) 975-5000.

The university is also accredited by the Texas Education Agency for teacher certification and for veterans training, and the Texas Board of Nursing.


Wayland Baptist University
1900 W. 7th
Plainview, TX 79072