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The Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) is a governing body that accredits master’s and doctoral degree programs in counseling and related programs that are offered by colleges and universities in the United States and throughout the world. Receiving accredited status means that the reviewed program substantially meets the critical quality-related program requirements for accredited status and assures that graduates have met the majority of the educational requirements for licensure or certification as a counselor in all states. Concordia University Irvine, in partnership with the Townsend Institute, chose to voluntarily undergo an extensive external review with CACREP to evaluate the quality of our Master of Arts in Counseling Program and earned CACREP accreditation.
MA Counseling Annual Report
Concordia University Irvine has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE), the leading outcomes-based professional accrediting organization for business programs in student-centered colleges around the world. IACBE accreditation helps to ensure that your business degree is one of quality.
Public Notification of Accreditation by IACBE
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The Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization currently incorporated in the State of Texas. The CAATE is recognized as an accrediting agency by the Council of Higher Education (CHEA). CAATE works to continually improve Athletic Training education by assessing programs on the values of accountability, transparency, integrity, excellence, leadership, and partnership.
The purpose of the Commission is to ensure integrity, relevance, and high quality in the preparation, certification, and discipline of the educators who serve all of California's diverse students.
Officially recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a national accreditation agency, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is an autonomous accrediting agency, contributing to the improvement of the public's health. CCNE ensures the quality and integrity of baccalaureate, graduate, and residency programs in nursing.