Tusculum University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges 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 Tusculum University.
The new 2020-2021 Academic Calendar offers various opportunities to enrich your student experience at Tusculum University by providing new and multiple ways to organize your learning career.
Opportunities of the New Calendar
More flexibility in course options
More time between semesters/sessions to recover and rejuvenate
No classes after noon on Fridays
Possibility of a 4-day week with very few classes on Friday mornings (4-day week is not guaranteed)
Some of the Adult & Online programs will offer graduate and undergraduate classes in 7 week sessions. For more detailed information about which courses will be moving to the new format please contact your advisor.
Beginning summer 2021, the addition of a summer mini-session (3 weeks, Monday – Friday) will create greater study abroad opportunities, academic advancement, and more
More closely aligns with traditional calendar of neighboring institutions
Tusculum provides a unique service for entering transfer students called an Individualized Graduation Plan (IGP). It will list all the courses that are needed in order to graduate from Tusculum, while giving you an idea of the courses you will be taking each semester.