The Richards College of Business is fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate School of Business International (AACSB), a distinction achieved by less than fifteen percent of business schools worldwide. In addition, the College holds separate accreditation for its accounting programs, an accomplishment realized by approximately four percent of schools globally. Only five institutions in the state of Georgia have the additional accounting accreditation.
The AACSB reaccreditation process follows a five-year cycle, with the goal of ensuring that schools maintain continuous program improvements. Separate accounting AACSB accreditation assures students that the undergraduate and graduate programs are among the best accounting programs in the state.