Specialized Accreditations

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

Accrediting Agency Address Telephone 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

2020-21
Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration (ACPHA)
P.O. Box 400, Oxford, MD 21654 410-226-5527 BS - Hospitality Management
2024-25
American Culinary Federation Education Foundation (ACFEF) 180 Center Place Way, St. Augustine, Florida 32095 904-824-4468

Certificate - Culinary Art

Certificate - Baking and Pastry

2022-23
American Psychological Association Commission on Accreditation 750 First Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002-4242 202-336-5500 PsyD - Clinical Psychology
2022-23
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 2027-28
Applied Science Accreditation Commission (ASAC) of ABET

415 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21202

410-347-7700 BS - Safety Sciences 2020-21
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)

MEd - Business/Workforce Development

2020
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) 25400 US Highway 19 North, Suite 158 Clearwater, FL 33763 727-210-2350 BS - Physical Education and Sport/Exercise Science 2023
Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) 6850 Austin Center Blvd., Suite 100, Austin, TX 78731-3101 512-733-9700 BS - Athletic Training 2020-21
Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) 264 Precision Blvd., Telford, TN 37690 817-283-2835 BS - Respiratory Care 2021-22
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001 202-887-6791

BS - Nursing

MS - Nursing

2028-29
Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET (CAC) 415 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21202 410-347-7700 BS - Computer Science Languages and Systems Track 2022-23
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Programs (CACREP) 500 Montgomery Street, Suite 350, Alexandria, VA 22314 703-535-5990

MA - Community Counseling

MEd - School Counseling

2024
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

2021-22
National Association of Schools of Music 11250 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

2028-29
National Association of Schools of Theatre Commission on Accreditation 11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, Virginia 20190-5248 703-437-0700
BA - Theater (Design/Tech, General, Performance, Theory/History)
2027-28
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*)
2025-26
Planning Accreditation Board (PAB) 2334 W. Lawrence Avenue, Suite 209, Chicago, IL 60625 773-334-7200 BS in Regional Planning 2021-22

NCATE Affiliated Accreditors*

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

Accrediting Body
Address
Telephone Number
Program(s)
National Educational Leadership Preparation (NELP, formerly ELCC) 1904 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191 703-860-7280

DEd - Administration and Leadership Studies

Principal Administrative Certificate, Specialist or CAS

National Association of Schools of Art and 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) 3100 Clarendon Blvd., Suite 600, 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 - Master's 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) PO Box 225, Annapolis Junction, MD 20701 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 CAS
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
1906 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191 800-235-7566 BSEd - Mathematics
Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE)
2550 Corporate Exchange Drive, Suite 324, Columbus, OH 43231 800-528-6672 BSEd - Middle Level Program
National Association of the Schools of Music (NASM)
11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, Virginia 20190-5248 703-437-0700 BSEd - Music Education
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
500 Montgomery Street, Suite 350, Alexandria, VA 22314
703-535-5990 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-Master's, Specialist or CAS

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