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Specialized Accreditations

The following programs have earned additional specialized accreditation or national recognition.

Accrediting AgencyAddressTelephone Number
Program(s) Next Review Year
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics

120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000, Chicago, Illinois 60606-6995

  (800) 877-1600 ext. 5400

BS - Didactic Program in Dietetics

MS - Dietetic Internship

2021
Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration (ACPHA)
P.O. Box 400, Oxford, MD 21654   (410) 226-5527 BS - Hospitality Management
2018
American Culinary Federation Education Foundation (ACFEF) 180 Center Place Way, St. Augustine, Florida 32095   (904) 825-4758

Certificate - Culinary Art

Certificate - Baking and Pastry

2018  
American Psychological Association Commission on Accreditation750 First Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002-4242   (202) 336-5500 PsyD - Clinical Psychology
2017
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology 2200 Research Boulevard, Mail Stop 310, Rockville, MD 20850-3289
  (800) 498-2071 MS - Speech-Language Pathology 2020
Applied Science Accreditation Commission (ASAC) of Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)

111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202

  (410) 347-7700 BS in Safety Sciences 2016
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) 777 South Harbour Island Blvd, Suite 750, Tampa, Florida 33602-5730   (813) 769-6500

BS - Accounting

BS - Finance

BS - Management

BS - Human Resource Management

BS - International Business

BS -Management Information Systems

BS - Business Education

BS - Business Technology Support

MBA - Master of Business Administration

Executive MBA (EMBA)

M.Ed. - Business/Workforce Development

2016
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756   (727) 210-2350 BS - Physical Education and Sport/Exercise Science  2023
Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)6836 Austin Center Blvd., Suite 250, Austin, TX 78731-3101   (512) 733-9700 BS - Athletic Training 
Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)1248 Harwood Road, Bedford, TX 76021-4244   (817) 283-2835 BS - Respiratory Care 2022
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036-1120   (202) 887-6791

BS - Nursing

MS - Nursing

2019
Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202   (410) 347-7700 BS - Computer Science Languages and Systems Track 2016
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Programs (CACREP) 1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 510, Alexandria, VA 22314   (703) 739-6209

MA - Community Counseling

MEd - School Counseling

2016
National Association of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation 11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, Virginia 20190-5248
  (703) 437-0700

BA - Art History; Studio Art

BS - Art Education; Interior Design

BFA - Studio Art (2-D, 3-D, Individualized Track)

MFA - Studio Art

MA - Art

AY 2020-21
National Association of Schools of Music 11251 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, Virginia 20190-5248   (703) 437-0700

BA - Music

BFA - Music

BSEd - Music Education

MA - Music Education

MA - Music Performance

AY 2018-19
National Association of Schools of Theatre Commission on Accreditation 11251 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, Virginia 20190-5248    (703) 437-0700
BA - Theater (Design/Tech, General, Performance, Theory/History)
AY 2017-18
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) - Now Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) - Also approved by Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE)
1140 19th Street, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036   (202) 223-0077 All Teacher Ed Programs (see list of affiliated accrediting agencies by program below*)

2018

Planning Accreditation Board (PAB) 53 W. Jackson Boulevard, Suite 1315, Chicago, IL 60604   (312) 662-1440 BS in Regional Planning  2016

NCATE Affiliated Accreditors*

Note: Reports to these agencies are periodically submitted by the program.

Accrediting Body
Address
Telephone Number
Program(s)
Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC)  1801 North Moore Street, Arlington, VA 22209  (703) 875-0771

DEd - Administration and Leadership Studies

Principal Administrative Certificate, Specialist or CAS 

National Association of Schools of Art & Design (NASAD)
11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, Virginia 20190-5248   (703) 437-0700  BSEd - Art Education
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business  (AACSB) 777 South Harbour Island Blvd, Suite 750, Tampa, Florida 33602-5730   (813) 769-6500

BSEd - Business Education

MEd - Business Education

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
1313 L St. NW, Suite 500, Washington, D.C. 20005   (202) 232-8777 BSEd - Early Childhood Education with Special Education
Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) 2900 Crystal Drive, Suite 1000, Arlington, VA 22202   (888) 232-7733

BSEd - Early Childhood Education with Special Education

MEd - Education of Exceptional Persons

National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)
1111 W. Kenyon Road, Urbana, Illinois 61801    (217) 328-3870

BSEd - English Education

MEd - Masters in English Education

American Association for Health Education (AAHE) 1900 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191   (800) 213-7193

BSEd - Health and Physical Education

MEd - Health and Physical Education

National Association of Sport and Physical Education (NASPE) 1900 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191   (800) 213-7193

BSEd - Health and Physical Education

MEd - Health and Physical Education

International Reading Association (IRA) PO Box 8139, Newark, DE 19714   (800) 336-7323 Literacy, Specialist or C.A.S.
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
1906 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191   (800) 235-7566 BSEd - Mathematics
Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE)
4151 Executive Parkway, Suite 300, Westerville, OH 43081   (800) 528-6672  BSEd - Middle Level Program
National Association of the Schools of Music (NASM)
11251 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, Virginia 20190-5248   (703) 437-0700  BSEd - Music Education
Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 510, Alexandria, VA 22314
  (703) 739-6209  MEd - School Counseling
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) 4340 East West Highway, Suite 402, Bethesda, MD 20814   (301) 657-0270

DEd - School Psychology Doctoral Program

School Psychology Post Masters, Specialist or C.A.S.

National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
1840 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22201   (703) 243-7100 BSEd - Science Education Grades 7-12: Biology, Chemistry, Earth and Space Science, and Physics
National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS)
8555 Sixteenth Street, Suite 500, Silver Spring, MD 20910   (301) 588-1800  BSEd - Social Studies Education
American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL)
1001 N. Fairfax Street, Suite 200, Alexandria, VA 22314    (703) 894-2900  BSEd - Spanish Education
American Speech-Language-Hearing Associations (ASHA)
2200 Research Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20850   (301) 296-5700  MEd - Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
Pennsylvania Department of Education
333 Market Street, Harrisburg, PA 17126  (717) 783-6788

DEd - Curriculum and Instruction

MEd - Masters in Education

BSEd - Family and Consumer Science Education

Instructional Technology Specialist, Specialist or CAS

Vocational Education, Vocational Leadership, and Cooperative Education Certificates

Safety and Drivers Education



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