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Family and Consumer Sciences

Fire Service

Forensic Science

Forestry

Funeral Service Education

Healthcare Management

Health Informatics

Human Services

Industrial Technology

Interior Design

Journalism and Mass Communications

Landscape Architecture

Library and Information Studies

Marriage and Family Therapy

Nuclear Medicine Technology

Nurse Anesthesia

Nursing

Occupational Therapy

Opticianry

Optometric Education

Pharmacy

Physical Therapy

Physician Assistant

Planning

Podiatry

Psychology (APA)

Psychology (PCSAS)

Public Affairs and Administration

Radiology

Recreation and Park

Rehabilitation Education

Respiratory Care

Social Work Education

Speech-Language-Hearing

Teacher Education NCATE

Teacher Education TEAC

Veterinary Medicine

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Programmatic Accrediting Organizations 2016-2017

The accrediting organizations identified in this directory are recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). Recognition by CHEA affirms that the standards and processes of the accrediting organization are consistent with the academic quality, improvement and accountability expectations that CHEA has established, including the eligibility standard that the majority of institutions or programs each accredits are degree-granting.

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ABET
Michael Milligan, Executive Director
415 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone: 410-347-7700
Fax: 410-625-2238
E-mail: accreditation@abet.org
Web: www.abet.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2003

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Engineering programs at the baccalaureate and master’s level; engineering technology programs at the associate and baccalaureate level; computing programs at the baccalaureate level and applied science programs at the associate, baccalaureate and master’s level both in the United States and internationally. (2011)


Accreditation Commission for Audiology Education (ACAE)
Doris Gordon, Executive Director
11480 Commerce Park Drive, Suite 220
Reston, VA 20191
Phone: 202-986-9550
Fax: 202-986-9500
E-mail: info@acaeaccred.org
Web: www.acaeaccred.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, May 2012

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Doctor of Audiology Degree (Au.D) awarded by programs in institutions throughout the US that have the legal authority to confer higher education degrees. (2012)


Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
Marsal P. Stoll, Chief Executive Officer
3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: 404-975-5000
Fax: 404-975-5020
E-mail: mstoll@acenursing.org
Web: www.acenursing.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, September 2011

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Accreditation of nursing education programs and schools, both postsecondary and higher degree, which offer either a certificate, diploma, or recognized professional degree (clinical doctorate, master's, baccalaureate, associate, diploma, and practical nursing) in the United States, its territories and internationally, including those offered via distance education. (2011)


Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
Steven Parscale, Ph.D., Chief Accreditation Officer
11520 West 119th Street
Overland Park, KS 66213
Phone: 913-339-9356
Fax: 913-339-6226
E-mail: sparscale@acbsp.org
Web: www.acbsp.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, September 2011

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
ACBSP accredits business, accounting, and business-related programs at the associate, baccalaureate, master, and doctorate degree levels worldwide. (2010)


Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)
Peter H. Vlasses, Executive Director
135 South LaSalle Street, Suite 4100
Chicago, IL 60603-4810
Phone: 312-664-3575
Fax: 312-664-4652
E-mail: info@acpe-accredit.org
Web: http://www.acpe-accredit.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, April 2004

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Professional degree programs leading to the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree in the United States and other countries. (2014)


Accreditation Council on Optometric Education (ACOE)
Joyce L. Urbeck, Director
243 North Lindbergh Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63141
Phone: 314-991-4100 ext. 4246
Fax: 314-991-4101
E-mail: accredit@aoa.org
Web: http://www.theacoe.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, September 2012

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Professional optometric degree programs (doctoral level), optometric technician programs, (associate degree and certificate level), and optometric residency programs (postdoctoral level) in the United States and Canada.(2012)


Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA)
Sharon L. Luke, Executive Director
12000 Findley Road, Suite 150
Johns Creek, GA 30097
Phone: 770-476-1224
Fax: 770-476-1738
E-mail: arc-pa@arc-pa.org
Web: www.arc-pa.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2004

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Programs preparing individuals for entry into physician assistant practice located in institutions in the United States that are accredited by recognized regional accrediting bodies. (2015)


Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC)
Susanne Shaw, Executive Director
Stauffer-Flint Hall
1435 Jayhawk Boulevard
University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS 66045-7515
Phone: 785-864-3973
Fax: 785-864-5225
E-mail: sshaw@ku.edu
Web: www2.ku.edu/~acejmc
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, April 2002

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Programs in regionally and nationally accredited institutions within the United States and internationally that provide professional education in journalism and mass communications at the baccalaureate and master’s degree level (only profession-focused master’s level programs). (2011)


American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS)
Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC)

Nancy J. Jackson, Director of Development and Accreditation
410 North 21st Street
Colorado Springs, CO  80904
Phone: 719-636-1100
Fax: 719-636-1993
Email: njackson@aafs.org
Web: www.fepac-edu.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, September 2012

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
FEPAC accredits forensic science education programs that lead to a bachelor's or master's degree in forensic science or in a natural science with a forensic science concentration in the United States and Internationally. FEPAC will also accredit bachelor's or master's programs with a digital evidence concentration. (2015)


American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS-CFA)
Council for Accreditation

Carolyn Jackson, Chief Executive Officer
400 North Columbus Street, Suite 202
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703-706-4600, 800-424-8080
Fax: 703-706-4663
E-mail: accreditation@aafcs.org
Web: www.aafcs.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, May 2001

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Units in postsecondary institutions in the US and its territories having educational programs (majors) leading to a baccalaureate degree or degrees through which professionals are prepared for a career in family and consumer sciences or in the profession’s career specializations. (2001)


American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE)
Committee on Accreditation

Robert C. Smith III, Executive Director
992 Mantua Pike, Suite 108
Woodbury Heights, NJ 08097
Phone: 816-233-3747
Fax: 856-579-7354
E-mail: exdir@abfse.org
Web: www.abfse.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, May 2012

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Funeral service/mortuary science education programs at the associate (or comparable) and baccalaureate levels in the United States. (2012)


American Council for Construction Education (ACCE)
Michael M. Holland, CPC, AIC President
825 W. Bitters Road, STE 103
San Antonio, TX 78216
Phone: 210-495-6161
Fax: 210-495-6168
E-mail: acce@acce-hq.org
Web: www.acce-hq.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2011

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Baccalaureate and associate degree programs in construction, construction science, construction management and construction technology located in North America and Australia. (2011)


American Culinary Federation Education Foundation, Inc. (ACFEF-AC)
Accrediting Commission

Wendy Laino, Accreditation Manager
180 Center Place Way
St. Augustine, FL 32095
Phone: 800-624-9458
Fax: 904-484-0218
E-mail: wlaino@acfchefs.net
Web: www.acfchefs.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2004

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
The ACFEF Accrediting Commission extends its services both within the United States and to international programs which award Post-Secondary certificates, diplomas, Associate degrees in the culinary arts or baking and pastry arts and Bachelor degrees in foodservice management at accredited institutions. Where accreditation in a country is not otherwise available, the institution must have the approval of the government agency responsible for oversight of the institution. (2015)


American Library Association (ALA-CoA)
Committee on Accreditation

Karen L. O’Brien, Director, Office for Accreditation
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60611-2795
Phone: 312-280-2432
Fax: 312-280-2433
E-mail: accred@ala.org
Web: www.ala.org/accreditation
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, April 2013

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Accredits master’s programs in library and information studies offered under the degree-granting authority of institutions located in the United States, its territories, possessions, and protectorates and, by agreement with the Canadian Library Association, Canada. (2001)


American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA-ACOTE)
Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education

Heather Stagliano, Director of Accreditation
4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814-3449
Phone: 301-652-2682 ext. 2914
Fax: 240-762-5150
E-mail: accred@aota.org
Web: www.acoteonline.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, April 2013

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
ACOTE is a nationally-recognized accrediting body for occupational therapy educational programs in the United States and Puerto Rico offering one or more of the following credentials: professional master’s degree, combined baccalaureate/master’s degree, and/or professional occupational therapy doctorate degree. In addition, ACOTE accredits occupational therapy assistant educational programs in the United States and Puerto Rico offering an associate degree and/or certificate. This recognition includes accreditation of occupational therapy and occupational therapy assistant educational programs offered via distance education. (2009)


American Physical Therapy Association (APTA-CAPTE)
Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Sandra L. Wise, Senior Director of Accreditation
1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703-706-3245
Fax: 703-706-3387
E-mail: sandrawise@apta.org
Web: www.capteonline.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, September 2012

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
CAPTE accredits physical therapist professional education programs offered at the masterís and clinical doctoral degree levels by higher education institutions in the United States and internationally. CAPTE also accredits paraprofessional physical therapist assistant technical education programs offered at the associate degree level by higher education institutions in the United States only. (2012)


American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA-CPME)
Council on Podiatric Medical Education

Alan R. Tinkleman, Executive Director
9312 Old Georgetown Road
Bethesda, MD 20814-1621
Phone: 301-571-9200
Fax: 301-571-4903
E-mail: artinkleman@apma.org
Web: www.cpme.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, April 2004

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
The Council on Podiatric Medical Education accredits institutions and programs leading to the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) degree in the United States and its territories. (2004)


American Psychological Association (APA-CoA)
Commission on Accreditation

Jacqueline Remondet Wall, CEO of the Accrediting Unit
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
750 First Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: 202-336-5979
Fax: 202-336-5978
E-mail: apaaccred@apa.org
Web: www.apa.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2013

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
The pre-accreditation and accreditation in the United States of doctoral programs in clinical, counseling, school psychology, (and combinations of 2 or more of these practice areas); doctoral internship programs in health service psychology; and postdoctoral residency programs in health service psychology. (2016)


American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
Council on Education (COE)

Dr. Karen Brandt, Director of Education and Research
1931 North Meacham Road, Suite 100
Schaumburg, IL 60173-4360
Phone: 847-925-8070
Fax: 847-285-5732
E-mail: kbrandt@avma.org
Web: www.avma.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2012

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Schools and programs that offer the professional Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree, or its equivalent, in the United States and Canada. The Council may also accredit foreign veterinary colleges. (2015)


Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE)
Kelly Schild, Director of Accreditation
275 N. York Street, Suite 401
Elmhurst, IL 60126
Phone: 630-433-4514
Fax: 630-563-9181
E-mail: Kelly@atmae.org
Web: www.atmae.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, April 2013

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Associate, baccalaureate, and master's degree programs in technology, applied technology, engineering technology, and technology-related disciplines delivered at national or regional accredited institutions in the United States. (2011)


Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI)
Dr. Gary J. Northam, Executive Director
3410 Skyway Drive
Auburn, AL 36830
Phone: 334-844-2431
Fax: 334-844-2432
E-mail: bayenva@auburn.edu
Web: www.aabi.aero
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2013

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
To accredit non-engineering aviation programs at the associate, baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral levels offered by colleges and universities in the United States and throughout the world. (2016)


Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)
Claire Dixon-Lee, Executive Director
233 North Michigan Avenue, 21st Floor
Chicago, IL 60601-5800
Phone: 312-233-1183
Fax: 312-233-1948
Email: claire.dixon-lee@cahiim.org
Web: www.cahiim.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, September 2012

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
CAHIIM accredits associate and baccalaureate degree programs in health information management and master’s degree programs in health informatics and health information management professions in the United States and Puerto Rico. (2012)


Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE-AAMFT)
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

Tanya A. Tamarkin, Chief Operations Officer, Research and Education Foundation
112 South Alfred Street
Alexandria, VA 22314-3061
Phone: 703-838-9808 (main)
Phone: 703-253-0457 (direct)
Fax: 703-838-9805
Email: coa@aamft.org
Web: www.aamft.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, April 2003

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Master’s, doctoral, and post-degree clinical training programs in marriage and family therapy in the United States and Canada. (2003)


Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)
Thomas Smalling, Executive Director
1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, TX 76021-4244
Phone: 817-283-2835
Fax: 817-354-8519
Email: tom@coarc.com
Web: www.coarc.com
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, September 2012

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
The CoARC accredits entry into professional practice programs in respiratory care at the Associate, Baccalaureate, and Master's Degree level in the United States. The CoARC also accredits polysomnography programs offered by professional respiratory care degree programs in the United States. (2015)


Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
Kathleen Megivern, Executive Director
25400 US Hwy 19 N., Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
Phone: 727-210-2350
Fax: 727-210-2354
E-mail: mail@caahep.org
Web: www.caahep.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, September 2011

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Accredits certificate, diploma, associate, bachelorís and masterís degree programs in the following disciplines: anesthesiologist assistant, cardiovascular technologist, cytotechnologist, diagnostic medical sonographer, emergency medical services-paramedic, exercise science professional, kinesiotherapist, medical assistant, medical illustrator, neurodiagnostic technologist, orthotist and prosthetist, perfusionist, polysomnographic technologist, recreational therapist, specialist in blood bank technology, surgical assistant and surgical technologist. CAAHEP accredits programs in the United States and internationally. (2014)


Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)
Micki Cuppett, Executive Director
6850 Austin Center Blvd., Suite 100
Austin, TX 78731-3184
Phone: 512-733-9700
E-mail: micki@caate.net
Web: www.caate.net
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, September 2014

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
The Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) accredits professional and post-professional programs in athletic training at the baccalaureate and master's degree levels and non-degree residency programs in specialty areas of athletic training within the United States. (2014)


Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME)
Anthony Stanowski, President and CEO
6110 Executive Blvd. Suite 614
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: 301-298-1820
Fax: 301-298-1830

E-mail: astanowski@cahme.org
Web: www.cahme.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, April 2003

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Accreditation of professional programs in healthcare management at the master's level from degree-granting institutions in the United States and Canada. (2014)


Commission on Opticianry Accreditation (COA)
Debra White, Director of Accreditation
PO Box 592
Canton, NY 13617
Phone: 703-468-0566
E-mail: director@COAccreditation.com
Web: www.coaccreditation.com
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2010

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
COA accredits two-year opticianry degree programs and one-year ophthalmic laboratory technology certificate programs in the United States and Canada that are sponsored by post-secondary institutions accredited by agencies recognized by the Department of Education or CHEA. (2010)


Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
Carol L. Bobby, President and CEO
1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 510
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703-535-5990
Fax: 703-739-6209
E-mail: cacrep@cacrep.org
Web: www.cacrep.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, April 2002

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
CACREP accredits masterís and doctoral degree programs in counseling and its specialties that are offered by colleges and universities in the United States and throughout the world. (2013)


Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA)
Holly Mattson, Executive Director
206 Grandville Avenue, Suite 350
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Phone: 616-458-0400
Fax: 616-458-0460
E-mail: info@accredit-id.org
Web: www.accredit-id.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, September 2013

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Professional-level interior design programs that culminate in a bachelor's or master's degree located in the United States or internationally. (2013)


Council for Standards in Human Service Education (CSHSE)
Dr. Elaine R. Green, President
3337 Duke Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 571-257-3959
Fax: 703-342-4311
E-mail: info@cshse.org
Web: www.cshse.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2014

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
The Council for Standards in Human Service Education (CSHSE) accredits human services educational programs in the United States at associate, bachelor, and master degree levels. (2011)


Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
Christopher A. Koch, President
1140 19th Street NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-223-0077
Fax: 202-296-6620
E-mail: caep@caepnet.org
Web: www.caepnet.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, September 2014

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
The scope of CAEP’s work is the accreditation of educator preparation providers having programs leading to certification/licensure, bachelor’s, master’s, post-baccalaureate, and doctoral degrees in the United States and internationally. (2016)


Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA-ASHA)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Patrima L. Tice, Accreditation Executive Director
2200 Research Blvd. #310
Rockville, MD 20850-3289
Phone: 301-296-5700
Fax: 301-296-8750
E-mail: accreditation@asha.org
Web: http://caa.asha.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, April 2003

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
The accreditation and preaccreditation (Accreditation Candidate) throughout the United States of education programs in audiology and speech-language pathology leading to the first professional or clinical degree at the master's or doctoral level, and the accreditation of these programs offered via distance education. (2014)


Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA)
Francis R. Gerbasi, Executive Director
222 South Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL 60068-4010
Phone: 847-655-1160
Fax: 847-692-7137
E-mail: Accreditation@coa.us.com
Web: http://home.coa.us.com
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, May 2011

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Accreditation of institutions and programs of nurse anesthesia at the post-master’s certificate, master’s or doctoral level in the United States, and its territories, including programs offering distance education. (2014)


Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE)
Craig S. Little, President
8049 North 85th Way
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
Phone: 480-443-8877
Fax: 480-483-7333
E-mail: cce@cce-usa.org
Web: www.cce-usa.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2005

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Accreditation of doctor of chiropractic programs and solitary purpose chiropractic institutions leading to the Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.) degree in the United States. (2014)


Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE)
Commission on Standards and Accreditation

Frank Lane, Executive Director
1699 E. Woodfield Road, Suite 300
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone: 847-944-1345
Fax: 847-944-1346
E-mail: flane@core-rehab.org
Web: www.core-rehab.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, September 2012

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Graduate programs in rehabilitation counseling (masterís level) and undergraduate programs in rehabilitation services (bachelorís level) offered in the United States and Puerto Rico. (2012)


Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
Commission on Accreditation (COA)

Dr. Stacey Borasky, Director of Accreditation
Office of Social Work Accreditation
1701 Duke Street, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703-519-2078
Fax: 703-683-8099
E-mail:sborasky@cswe.org
Web: www.cswe.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, April 2003

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Baccalaureate and master’s degree programs in social work in the United States and its territories. (2012)


International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)
Dennis N. Gash, Chief Executive Officer
11374 Strang Line Road
Lenexa, KS 66215
Phone: 913-631-3009
Fax: 913-631-9154
E-mail:iacbe@iacbe.org
Web: www.iacbe.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2011

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
The IACBE accredits associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral levels in institutions of higher education worldwide that grant bachelor's and/or graduate degrees. The IACBE does not accredit business programs of institutions of higher education that offer only associate degrees in business. (2011)


International Fire Service Accreditation Congress – Degree Assembly (IFSAC-DA)
Clayton Moorman, Director
Oklahoma State University
1812 Tyler Ave
Stillwater, OK 74078
Phone: 405-744-8303
Fax: 405-744-8802
E-mail:admin@ifsac.org
Web: www.ifsac.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2011

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
The IFSAC Degree Assembly accredits fire and emergency related degree programs at the associate and baccalaureate levels offered by colleges and universities in the United States and throughout the world. (2011)


Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
Leslie Winter, Chief Executive Officer
20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
Phone: 312-704-5300
Fax: 312-704-5304
E-mail: mail@jrcert.org
Web: www.jrcert.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, April 2004

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) currently accredits educational programs in radiography, radiation therapy, magnetic resonance, and medical dosimetry that can be offered at the certificate, associate, baccalaureate, and masterís degree levels in both traditional and distance education settings. These programs are housed in institutionally accredited, degree granting institutions and hospitals/medical centers that only award certificates. The geographic boundaries of JRCERT accreditation activities are within the United States and its territories, commonwealths, and possessions. (2013)


Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology (JRCNMT)
Jan M. Winn, Executive Director
2000 W. Danforth Road, Suite 130, #203
Edmond, OK 73003
Phone: 405-285-0546
Fax: 405-285-0579
E-mail: mail@jrcnmt.org
Web: www.jrcnmt.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2013

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Accredits postsecondary nuclear medicine technology programs offering certificate, associate and baccalaureate degrees. Programs must be located in the territorial United States, its protectorates and possessions and may be offered in a traditional or distance education format. (2013)


Landscape Architectural Accreditation Board (LAAB-ASLA)
American Society of Landscape Architects

Kristopher D.Pritchard, Executive Director
636 Eye Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001-3736
Phone: 202-216-2359
Fax: 202-898-1185
E-mail: kpritchard@asla.org
Web: www.asla.org/laab
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, April 2003

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
First professional programs in landscape architecture at the bachelorís or masterís level in the United States and its territories. (2013)


National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
Dianne M. Cearlock, Chief Executive Officer
5600 North River Road, Suite 720
Rosemont, IL 60018
Phone: 773-714-8880
Fax: 773-714-8886
E-mail: dcearlock@naacls.org
Web: www.naacls.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, April 2013

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
NAACLS independently accredits educational programs at the associate, pre-baccalaureate (certificate), baccalaureate, post-baccalaureate (certificate), and masterís degree levels in the United States and internationally for the following professions: medical laboratory science, medical laboratory technician, histotechnologist, histotechnician, pathologist assistant, diagnostic molecular scientist, cytogenetic technologist, phlebotomist, and clinical assistant. (2013)


National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)*
Christopher A. Koch, President
1140 19th Street, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-223-0077
Fax: 202-296-6620
E-mail: caep@caepnet.org
Web: www.ncate.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2013.

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Accreditation of professional education units in U.S. and non-U.S. colleges, universities, and non-university providers offering baccalaureate degrees, graduate degrees or non-degree programs for the preparation of teachers and other school professionals to work in preschool through secondary schools. Accreditation includes units and programs within units that are offered via distance education. (2013)


National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA)
Council on Accreditation of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Related Professions (COAPRT)

Jennifer Stromberg, Awards and Accreditation Manager
22377 Belmont Ridge Road
Ashburn, VA 20148
Phone: 703-858-0784
Fax: 703-858-0794
E-mail: coaprt@nrpa.org
Web: www.nrpa.org/coa
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2003

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
The Council on Accreditation of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Related Professions (COAPRT) accredits baccalaureate programs that prepare students for professions whose expertise and services support the social and economic activities associated with recreation, travel, and/or leisure activities and experiences, within the United States and its territories, Canada, and Mexico. (2013)


Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA)
Commission on Peer Review and Accreditation (COPRA)

Crystal Calarusse, Chief Accreditation Officer
1029 Vermont Ave. Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 202-628-8965
Fax: 202-626-4978
E-mail: copra@naspaa.org
Web: accreditation.naspaa.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, January 2004

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
NASPAA-COPRA accredits Master’s degree programs in public policy, affairs, and administration globally. (2014)


Planning Accreditation Board (PAB)
Shonagh Merits, Executive Director
2334 W. Lawrence Ave - Suite 209
Chicago, IL 60625
Phone: 773-334-7200
E-mail: smerits@planningaccreditationboard.org
Web: www.planningaccreditationboard.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, September 2013

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Academic programs in North America leading to bachelor’s and master’s degrees in urban and regional planning. (2001)


Psychological Clinical Science Accreditation System (PCSAS)
Alan G.Kraut, Executive Director
1800 Massachusetts Ave NW, Suite 402
Washington, DC 20036-1218
Phone: 301-455-8046 
Fax: 812-322-5545 
Email: akraut@pcsas.org
Web: www.pcsas.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, September 2012

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
PCSAS accredits only doctoral training programs that grant Ph.D. degrees in psychology with a core focus on the specialty of psychological clinical science and that are housed in departments of psychology (or their equivalent) within accredited nonprofit, research-intensive universities in the U.S. and Canada. (2012)


Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC)**
Christopher A. Koch, President
1140 19th Street NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-223-0077
Fax: 202-296-6620
E-mail: caep@caepnet.org
Web: www.teac.org
Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, May 2012

CHEA-Recognized Scope of Accreditation
Accreditation of academic programs at the bachelor's, master's, post-baccalaureate, and doctoral levels in education preparation including programs offered in distance education formats in the United States and internationally. (2012)



*The National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) is in the process of consolidation and transition to the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). NCATE will sunset after the final NCATE accreditation cycle in fall 2023. NCATE is administered through CAEP.

**The Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) is in the process of consolidation and transition to the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). TEAC will sunset after the final TEAC accreditation cycle in fall 2023. TEAC is administered through CAEP.
   


   

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