State Authorization

Pensacola State College is authorized to provide distance learning courses to students in Florida and the following states only: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Tennessee, South Carolina, and Virginia. In addition, PSC is required by the U.S. Department of Education to provide all current and prospective students with contact information for their respective state agency in the event they wish to file a complaint. PSC has a process for, and will make every attempt to resolve, student complaints within its academic and administrative departments. If an issue cannot be resolved through the services offered at PSC, students have the right to file a complaint with the PSC accrediting body or the appropriate state agency for handling complaints in a student’s resident state. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 for questions regarding PSC accreditation. Click here for available complaint process information for all states.