Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Wade College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate 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 Wade College

Council of Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA)

The interior design program leading to the Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation,, 206 Grandville Avenue, Suite 350, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503-4014.

The CIDA-accredited program prepares students for entry-level interior design practice, for advanced study, and to apply for membership in professional interior design organizations. The Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design granted by Wade College meets the educational requirement for eligibility to sit for the National Council for Interior Design Qualification Examination (NCIDQ Exam). For more information about NCIDQ Exam eligibility visit

Other Approvals and Authorizations

  • Wade College holds a Certificate of Authorization from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
  • Wade College is approved by the Texas Veterans Commission for the training of veterans and other eligible persons under the provisions of Title 38, United States Code.
  • Wade College is authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students and issue INS form I-20.

Documents relating to accreditation, approval, and licensing may be reviewed upon written request to the Office of the President.


The college, its administrative officers, and faculty hold numerous professional affiliations. For a list of current affiliations, please contact the Office of the President.