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Accreditation

Higher Learning Commission Mark of Affiliation

Several individual academic programs have additional accreditations:

Athletic Training

Athletic Training is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) http://www.caate.net.

Chemistry and Biochemistry

Chemistry and Biochemistry is approved by the Committee on Professional Training of the American Chemical Society.

Education

Education has full program approval through the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.

Exercise Science

National Strength and Conditioning Recognition. The program also fulfills the American College of Sports Medicine Institutional Evaluation Standards.

Master of Occupational Therapy

The Carroll Master of Occupational Therapy Program has obtained candidacy status and is now in Preaccreditation Review, which is step two of the three-step accreditation process for new programs. For additional information regarding the accreditation process, please contact the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE's telephone number c/o AOTA is 301-652-AOTA and Web address is www.acoteonline.org

Nursing

The Baccalaureate degree in Nursing at Carroll University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791. The nursing program is also approved by the Department of Regulation and Licensing, Wisconsin State Board of Nursing.

Physical and Health Education

Physical and Health Education is approved by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.

Physical Therapy

The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Carroll University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org.

Physician Assistant Studies

The program was granted 7 year accreditation from "The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant" (ARC-PA) in 2013. The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant is the accrediting agency that protects the interests of the public and physician assistant profession by defining the standards for physician assistant education and evaluating physician assistant educational programs within the territorial United States to ensure their compliance with those standards.

 
 
 
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