Specialized Accreditations by School, Program and Accrediting Agency

 The University of Pittsburgh is institutionally accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Higher Education. The following is a list of specialized accreditations by school, program and accrediting agency.

 

 School and Program

Program Description

Accrediting Agency

Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Clinical Psychology

 

 

Doctoral program

 

 

American Psychological Association, Committee on Accreditation

Theatre Arts

 

Baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral degree programs

National Association of Schools of Theater

Katz Graduate School of Business

Business Administration and Management

 

 

Undergraduate and master's degree programs

 

 

AASCB - The International Association for Management Education, Accreditation Council

Education

Counseling Psychology

 

 

Doctoral program

 

 

American Psychological Association, Committee on Accreditation

Engineering

Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Industrial, Mechanical, and Metallurgical Engineering; Materials Science and Engineering; Engineering Physics; and the Cooperative Engineering Education Program (excluding Engineering Physics within the Cooperative Education Program)

 

Baccalaureate degree programs

 

 

Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology

 

Law

Law

 

 

Master's and first professional degree programs

 

 

American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar

Social Work

Social Work

 

 

Baccalaureate and master's degree programs

 

 

Council on Social Work Education, Commission on Accreditation

Information Sciences

Library and Information Science

 

 

Master's degree program

 

 

American Library Association, Committee on Accreditation

Dental Medicine

Dental Hygiene

 

 

 

Certificate program

 

 

American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation

Dental specialties

 

Certificate and master's degree programs

 

American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation

 

Dental Medicine

 

First professional degree program

 

American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation

 

Nursing

Nurse Anesthesia

 

 

 

 

Master's degree program

 

 

American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs

 

Other

 

Baccalaureate and master's degree programs

 

National League for Nursing, Inc., Board of Review for Baccalaureate and Higher Degree Programs

Pharmacy

Pharmacy

 

Baccalaureate and first professional degree programs 

 

American Council on Pharmaceutical Education

Public Health

Health Administration 

 

Master's degree program

 

 

Accrediting Commission on Education for Health Services Administration

Other

Master's and doctoral degree programs

Council on Education for Public Health

Medicine

Medicine 

 

First professional degree program

 

 

Liaison Committee on Medical Education of the Council on Medical Education of the American Medical Association and the American Medical Colleges

Health and Rehabilitation Sciences

Clinical Dietetics- Nutrition

 

Baccalaureate degree program

 

 

The American Dietetic Association, Commission on Education Accreditation/Approval for Dietetics Education

 

Communication Disorders

Master's degree program

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Emergency Medicine

Baccalaureate degree program

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

Health Information Management

Baccalaureate degree program

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

Occupational Therapy

Baccalaureate degree program

American Occupational Therapy Association

Physical Therapy

Master's degree program

The American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Education

Johnstown

Civil, Electrical, and Mechanical Engineering Technology

 

 

Baccalaureate degree programs 

 

Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology

Respiratory Care

Associate degree program

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

Titusville

Physical Therapist Assistant Program 

 

Associate degree program 

 

The American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Education

Bradford

Nursing

 

 

Associate degree program

 

 

National League for Nursing, Inc., Board of Review for Associate Degree Programs

Source: Office of the Provost, September, 1997.

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