Baylor University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award bachelor's, master's, specialist, and doctoral degrees. Individuals who wish to contact the Commission on Colleges pertaining to the accreditation status of the University may write the Commission at 1886 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call at (404) 679-4501.

MPH@Baylor is a recognized extension of the Baylor University's on-campus Masters in Public Health. The Baylor Public Health program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health through 2026.

The Diana R. Garland School of Social Work's on-campus degree programs are accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). MSW@Baylor is an extension of the on-campus programs and is currently pending accreditation.

Baylor University's on-campus and online (Speech@Baylor) Master of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders Programs are accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology (CAA) and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), 2200 Research Boulevard, #310, Rockville, MD 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700.