SANS Technology Institute is authorized by the Maryland Higher Education Commission to grant the Master of Science Degrees in Information Security Engineering and Information Security Management.
SANS Technology Institute is a Candidate for Accreditation by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000).
Candidate for Accreditation is a status of affiliation with a regional accrediting commission which indicates that an institution has achieved initial recognition and is progressing toward, but is not assured of, accreditation. It has provided evidence of sound planning, appears to have the resources to implement the plans, and appears to have the potential for reaching its goals within a reasonable time.
Candidate for Accreditation status was granted in March 2010.