Already reeling from a sex tape scandal with the alleged involvement of a university vice-president and a graduate student, Southern University was today announced as one of several historically black institutions to be placed or continued on accreditation warning by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools’ Commission on Colleges.

The flagship public HBCU and anchor of the nation’s only historically black system of higher education has 12 months to rectify issues with standards institutional effectiveness and student achievement, educational program structure and delivery, and excessive student complaints about the school.

Southern Placed on Accreditation Warning | HBCU Digest