Specialized Accreditation

 

In addition to institutional accreditation, several degree programs in specialized fields or disciplines also have accrediting bodies. Such specialized accreditation is under the purview of the respective academic programs and is not the responsibility of the Office of Institutional Effectiveness. Listed below are the degree programs currently having specialized accreditation.

Discipline: Public Admistration
Degree: MPA
Accrediting Agency: Nat’l Association of Schools of Public Affairs Admin. (NASPAA)
Reaffirmation Date: 2007
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2015

Discipline: Social Work
Degree: BSW/MSW
Accrediting Agency: Counseling on Social Work Education
Reaffirmation Date: 2012
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2020


Discipline: Art
Degree: BFA, BA, MFA, MaEd
Accrediting Agency: Nat’l Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)
Reaffirmation Date: 2011
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2021

Discipline: Music
Degree: BM, EdS, MM
Accrediting Agency: Nat’l Association of Schools of Music(NASM)
Reaffirmation Date: 1999-2000
Next Reaffirmation Date: May 2013

Discipline: Psychology (clinical)
Degree: PhD
Accrediting Agency: American Psychological Association (APA)
Reaffirmation Date: 2012
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2018


Discipline: Communication Disorders
Degree: Med
Accrediting Agency: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
Reaffirmation Date: 2006
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2014

Discipline: Counseling
Degree: MS, PhD
Accrediting Agency: Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Programs (CACREP)
Reaffirmation Date: 2011
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2018

Discipline: Counseling Psychology
Degree: PhD
Accrediting Agency: American Psychological Association (APA)
Reaffirmation Date: 2013
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2020

Discipline: Rehabilitation Counselor Education
Degree: MS
Accrediting Agency: Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE)
Reaffirmation Date: 2008
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2016

Discipline: School Counseling
Degree: PhD
Accrediting Agency: APA and Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Programs (CACREP)
Reaffirmation Date: 2011
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2018

Discipline: School Psychology
Degree: PhD
Accrediting Agency: APA, National Association of School Psychology (NASP)Reaffirmation Date: 2007-2008
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2015

Discipline: Teacher Education and Teacher Certification
Degree: Bacc, Master’s Doctoral
Accrediting Agency: Nat’l Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), Professional Standards Commission
Reaffirmation Date: 2006
Next Reaffirmation Date: March 17-19,2013

Discipline: Cardiopulmonary Care/Respiratory
Degree: BS
Accrediting Agency: American Medical Association (AMA), Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CAAHEP/CoARC)
Reaffirmation Date: 2010
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2020

Discipline: Nursing
Degree: BS, MS
Accrediting Agency: Commission on Collegiate Nursing and Dietetics (CCNE)
Reaffirmation Date: 2004
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2013 site visit fall 2014

Discipline: Nutrition and Dietetics
Degree: BS, didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD), MS; Coordinated Program (CP)
Accrediting Agency: Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)
Reaffirmation Date: DPD: 2011 CP:2008
Next Reaffirmation Date: DPD:2021 CP:2018

Discipline: Physical Therapy
Degree: MPT/DPT
Accrediting Agency: Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
Reaffirmation Date: 2012
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2014 Spring


Discipline: Public Health
Degree: MPH
Accrediting Agency: Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)
Reaffirmation Date: 2012
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2019

Discipline: Law
Degree: JD
Accrediting Agency: American Bar Association, Association of American Law Schools
Reaffirmation Date: 2010
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2014/2015

Discipline: Business Administration
Degree: BBA, MBA, MS, MIB, MPA, MSRE, MTx, Ph.D, MAS, MHA, MSHA, MSISAC, EDB
Accrediting Agency: Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB)
Reaffirmation Date: 2010
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2014/2015

Discipline: Health Administration
Degree: MHA
Accrediting Agency: Commission on Accreditation Healthcare Management Education (CAHME)
Reaffirmation Date: 2013
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2020

Discipline: Accounting
Degree: BBA, MPA, MTX, Ph.D
Accrediting Agency: Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business Internatinal (AACSB)
Reaffirmation Date: 2010
Next Reaffirmation Date: 2014/15