Welcome new Commissioner, Howard Odom, MD, representing the American Society of Anesthesiologists. Thank you to outgoing Commissioner, David Varlotta, for your service!
The February 2017 CAAHEP Communiqué is now online.
2017 CAAHEP Annual Meeting Registration is now Available. See the Agenda and Register Today! Join us in Altanta April 23-24, 2017!
The Standards and Guidelines for the Accreditation of Educational Programs in Clinical Research were approved by the CAAHEP Board March 17, 2017. The Standards go into effect September 1, 2017.
The CAAHEP Board approved the revised Standards and Guidelines for the Accreditation of Educational Programs in Recreational Therapy on March 17, 2017. The new Standards are effective July 1, 2017.
The Board took accreditation actions on 88 programs at its March meeting. Use the search features on the CAAHEP website to find a program near you.
Check out the CAAHEP Annual Report online.
Welcome new Recent Graduate Commissioner Melissa McKnight. Melissa takes on her new position July 1, 2017.
Now available - the CAAHEP Webinar - CAAHEP Accreditation: From Beginning to End, including attendees' questions and answers. Check it out!
The Standards and Guidelines for the Accreditation of Educational Programs in Art Therapy were approved by the CAAHEP Board on November 18, 2016, and are effective January 1, 2017. The Standards are posted on the Standards and Guidelines page.
The Standards and Guidelines for the Accreditation of Educational Programs in Assistive Technology were approved by the CAAHEP Board on September 16, 2016, and are effective October 1, 2016. The Standards are posted on the Standards and Guidelines page.
Coming soon! A new, redsigned CAAHEP website! Watch for details!
Board Accreditation Action Schedule: The next time the CAAHEP Board of Directors will meet to take action on accreditation items will be during the May19, 2017, Board Meeting.
The Council for Higher Education Accreditation has developed an Accreditation Tool Kit, providing information on accreditation, how accreditation operates and how accreditation provides value. Check it out here. CAAHEP is recognized by CHEA.
Watch CAAHEP's YouTube video on the importance of CAAHEP accreditation.
The Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), which CAAHEP is a member, has developed YouTube videos on the accreditation:
Accreditation and Its Value to You
Types of Accreditation, What's the Difference?
Degree Mills and Accreditation Mills
The Council for Higher Education Accreditation
CAAHEP accredits over 2100 allied health education programs! Are you wondering if the program you are considering is CAAHEP accredited? Find out by conducting a program search.