Licensure & Accreditation

Meridian College is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education within the Florida Department of Education. Meridian College – Sarasota holds license #1075.

Commission for Independent Education
325 West Gaines Street, Suite 1414
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400
(888) 224-6684

Meridian College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges.

Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)
2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 302
Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 247-4212


The Florida Commission for Independent Education requires each licensed institution to inform students and employees on its website of the existence of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) sexual predator and sexual offender registry website and toll free phone number.

FDLE website –

FDLE toll-free number – 1-888-357-7332 for TTY Accessibility – 1-877-414-7234