2017 Yale Specialized Accrediting Agencies

School or Program: Professional Accrediting Associations

School of Architecture National Architectural Accrediting Board
School of Art No accreditation outside of the NEASC’s accreditation
Divinity School Association of Theological Schools
School of Drama No accreditation outside of the NEASC’s accreditation
School of Forestry & Environmental Studies Society of American Foresters
School of Law American Bar Association. Also, the Law School is a member of the Association of American Law Schools. This organization sets standards for membership and inspects rather than “accredits” the schools which are part of the Association.
School of Management Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
School of Medicine American Medical Association and Association of American Medical Colleges, Liaison Committee on Medical Education

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (Yale–New Haven Medical Center: graduate medical education residency/fellowship training program). The administrative base of this program is the Director/Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education for Yale–New Haven Hospital/Yale University School of Medicine.

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education

Accrediting Commission on Education for Health Services Administration

School of Music No accreditation outside of the NEASC’s accreditation
School of Nursing National League for Nursing Accreditation Commission (baccalaureate and higher)

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

American College of Nurse Midwives

Pediatric Nursing Certification Board

Connecticut State Board of Nurse Examiners (Graduate Entry Pre–Specialization in Nursing, Certificate Program)

Physician Associate Accreditation Review Commission of Education for the Program Physician Assistant

Public Health Council on Education for Public Health

The Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME)


Chemistry Chemistry’s programs fall under the NEASC University–wide accreditation. However, the undergraduate degree program gets reviewed by the American Chemical Society to make sure that it meets their standards as an ACS certified degree program.
Engineering Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology
Department of Psychiatry American Psychological Association (internship and predoctoral program in Clinical/Community Psychology)
Psychology–Clinical Committee on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association (graduate level program leading to a Ph.D. which is reviewed annually)
Teacher Preparation Connecticut State Department of Education, Department of Higher Education.