Academic Policies

Accreditations

Following are the accreditations of the University of Arizona, its colleges, schools, departments, and other academic units.  Documents describing accreditation by the North Central Association are located in the University President's Office.

University-Wide:

  • North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

VP for Research:

  • Association for the Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International
Agriculture and Life Sciences:
  • American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians
  • American Dietetics Association
  • Society for Range Management
Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture:
  • American Planning Association
  • American Society of Landscape Architects
  • National Architectural Accrediting Board
  • Planning Accreditation Board
Education:
  • Association for the Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired (on all three areas: Orientation & Mobility, Teaching Impaired Students, and Rehabilitation)
  • Commission on Rehabilitation Education
  • Council for Education of the Deaf
  • Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications
  • Council on Rehabilitation Education
  • International Association of Counseling Services

 

Engineering:
  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology
Fine Arts:
  • National Association of Schools of Art & Design
  • National Association of Schools of Dance
  • National Association of Schools of Music
  • National Association of Schools of Theatre

Law, James E Rogers:

  • Association of American Law Schools and American Bar Association
Management, Eller College:
  • American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business
  • National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration
  • International Association for Management Education
Medicine:
  • Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care
  • Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (for residency and fellowships only)
  • Association for the Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International
  • Liaison Committee on Medical Education
  • American Dietetic Association
  • National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Nursing:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

Pharmacy:

  • American Association of Poison Control Centers
  • American Council on Pharmaceutical Education
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists for Residency Accreditation
Public Health:
  • Council on Education for Public Health

Science:

  • American Chemical Society
  • American Meteorological Society
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
  • National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Weather Service
Social and Behavioral Sciences:
  • American Library Association
  • American Psychological Association (graduate programs in clinical psychology and school psychology)
  • Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications

Additional Accreditations:

  • Advisory Committee for International Scholars
  • Air Force Institute of Technology
  • American Association of Museums
For more information or to update this list, contact the Office of the Provost.