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Accreditation and Licensing

The University of Virginia has been accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) since 1904. The last reaffirmation of the University’s accreditation was in 2017. In addition, a significant number of the University’s academic programs and schools undergo review by accrediting or licensing agencies. This listing does not include Medical Center accreditations.

University’s academic programs and schools that undergo review by accrediting or licensing agencies (not include Medical Center accretitation)
School/Department/Program Accrediting/Licensing Agency
College & Graduate School of Arts and Sciences  

Psychology-Clinical (Ph.D.)

American Psychological Association (APA)

Psychology-Clinical (Ph.D.)

Psychological Clinical Science Accreditation System (PCSAS)

Curry School of Education and Human Development

Administration & Supervision (M.Ed.)

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) & National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

Clinical Psychology (Ph.D.)

National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

Clinical & School Psychology (combined program)

American Psychological Association (APA)

Athletic Training (M.S.)

Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)

Curriculum & Instruction-Reading Education (M.Ed., Ed.S., and graduate certificate)

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

Counselor Education (M.Ed.)

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) &
Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Prog.

Speech Communication Disorders (M.Ed.)

Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

Teacher Education (M.T.)

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) & Virginia Board of Education

Darden School of Business Administration

Business Administration (M.B.A., Ph.D.)

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

McIntire School of Commerce

Accounting (M.S.)

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

Commerce (B.S.C., M.S.)

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

Management of Information Technology (M.S.)

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

School of Architecture

Architecture (M.Arch.)

National Architectural Accrediting Board, Inc. (NAAB)

Landscape Architecture (M.L.A.)

Landscape Architectural Accreditation Board  (LAAB)

Urban & Env. Planning (B.U.E.P, M.U.E.P.)

Planning Accreditation Board (PAB)

School of Engineering & Applied Science

Computer Science (B.S.)

Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET

Other baccalaureate programs (except Eng. Science)

Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET

School of Law

Law (J.D.)

American Bar Association (ABA)

School of Medicine

Medicine (M.D.)

Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME)

Public Health (M.P.H.)

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

Continuing Medical Education Programs

Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)

School of Nursing

Nursing (B.S.N., M.S.N., D.N.P.)

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Nursing (B.S.N., pre-licensure programs)

Virginia State Board of Nursing