University of Charleston

University Accreditation

The University of Charleston is accredited overall by The Higher Learning Commission:

The Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604
inquiry@hlcommission.org
Phone: 1-800-621-7440
Website: www.hlcommission.org

Programmatic Accreditation

In addition to being fully accredited by the HLC, the following programs are accredited by their respective programmatic accrediting bodies:

Athletic Training Education Program — The Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)

Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing (BSN) and Associate Degree of Nursing (ADN) — Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and the West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses

Nursing (RN-BSN) — Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

Education — Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) and the West Virginia Department of Education

Occupational Therapy Assistant — The Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE)

Physician Assistant Program — The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant

Radiologic Science — Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiological Technology (JRCERT)

Radiologic Technology (A.S.) — Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiological Technology (JRCERT)

School of Pharmacy — The Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)