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Accreditation

 

Institutional and Professional Accreditation

 

Institutional Accreditation Statement:

The University of Louisville is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, bachelor, master, specialist, doctoral, and first-professional degrees (D.M.D., J.D., M.D.). Individuals who wish to contact the Commission on Colleges regarding the accreditation status of the university may write the Commission at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call (404) 679-4500.

See Accreditation Confirmation Letter for more Information.


SACSCOC should be contacted only for accreditation-related reasons. The UofL accreditation liaison should be consulted before any inquiries are made to SACSCOC. Contact the Office of Academic Planning & Accountability with any questions at (502) 852-6169.

 

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Professional Accreditation


Accountancy

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)

Art Therapy

(Expressive Therapies) American Art Therapy Association

Audiology (Au.D.) (on probation)

Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

Speech Pathology (M.S.)

Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

Business (Graduate and Undergraduate)

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)

Chemistry

American Chemical Society (BS degree only)

Clinical Chemistry

Commission on Accreditation in Clinical Chemistry (COMACC)

Clinical Psychology

American Psychological Association

Clinical and Mental Health Counseling (M.Ed. degree)

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)

Computer Engineering and Computer Science

Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc. (BS degree only)

Counseling Psychology

American Psychological Association

Dental Hygiene

Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association

Dentistry

Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association

Early Learning Center

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

Education

Education Professional Standards Board, Commonwealth of Kentucky and National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

Engineering

(Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering and Computer Science programs) Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc. (B.S. and M.Eng. degrees)

Exercise Physiology/Exercise Science

Committee on Accreditation for the Exercise Sciences (CoAES)

Family Therapy

Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE)

Graduate Medicine

(House Staff) Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

Interior Design (on probation)

Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA)

Law

Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar of the American Bar Association and Association of American Law Schools

Medicine

Liaison Committee on Medical Education, a Joint Committee of the American Medical Association and the Association of American Medical Colleges

Music and Music Therapy

National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)

Nursing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

Paralegal Studies

Section on Paralegal Education of the American Bar Association

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

(Post Doctoral) Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

Public Administration

National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration

Public Health

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Counseling (M.Ed. degree)

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)

Social Work

Commission on Accreditation of the Council on Social Work Education

Sports Administration

Commission on Sports Management

Theatre Arts

National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST)

Urban Planning

Planning Accreditation Board (PAB) - Master’s degree

 

Other Accreditations


Cooperative Education

American Council for Cooperative Education (ACCE)

Continuing Medical Education

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education

Fort Knox Education Center

Military Installation Education Review (2009)

Human Subjects Protection Program

Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs, Inc. (AAHRPP)

Research Resource Center

Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care, International (AAALAC)

Strength Conditioning

NSCA Education Recognition Program (ERP)

University Memberships and Affiliations