NSU's Approval Status for the state of Mississippi

Online Programs: All eNSU degree programs are authorized.

Northwestern State University is authorized to enroll students from this state because the university participates in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

NC-SARA:  National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements

(Pre-SARA Participation) Supporting Documentation:

Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation (MCCA): State Authorization, Addressing Federal Online/Distance Education Requirements
Northwestern State University's letter to the Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation, Located in Jackson, Mississippi
The Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation's reply to Northwestern State University

Helpful Hints:

Click here to go the the Commission's website.

The instructions are located under "Addressing Federal Online/Distance Education Requirements (34CFR 600.9)."