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Accreditation Timeline

Academic Year 2012-13

College of Medicine Office of Continuing Medical Education – Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)

Medical Laboratory Science – National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (MT)

Academic Year 2013-14

Dental Hygiene – Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association (CODA) – Site Visit, February 19-21, 2014

Diagnostic Medical Sonography – Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS)

Academic Year 2014-15

College of Nursing – Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

College of Medicine – Liaison Committee for Medical Education of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

Dietetics & Nutrition – Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Deitetics – Self Study

Physical Therapy – Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) – April 14-16, 2015

Cardio-Respiratory Care – Arkansas Based Programs – Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care – November 1, 2015 – Self-Study

Academic Year 2015-16

Physician Assistant – Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physisian Assistant (ARC-PA) – Complete

Cardio-Respiratory Care – Arkansas Based Programs – Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care – Site Visit – Spring 2016

Dental – Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association (CODA) – Site Visit, April 27, 2016

Audiology – American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (AUD) – Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech Pathology – Site Visit, November

Emergency Medical Science – Arkansas Department of Public Health – Self Study

Medical Dosimetry, Medical Radiology (Medical Imaging), Radiation Therapy, Radiologic Imaging Sciences – Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCET) – Self Study, Fall 2016

Academic Year 2016-17

University of Arkansas for Medical SciencesHigher Learning Commission – Site Visit April, 17th 2017

Communicative Disorders/Audiology – American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech Pathology

Medical Dosimetry, Medical Radiology (Medical Imaging), Radiation Therapy, Radiologic Imaging Sciences – Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCET) – Site Visit Spring 2017

Emergency Medical Science – Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the EMS Professions (EMT)

Ophthalmic Medical Technology – Committee on Accreditation for Ophthalmic Medical Programs (CoA-OMP) – Self-Study

Physical Therapy – Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) – Self-Study, Spring – Site Visit, Fall

Academic Year 2017-18

Nuclear Medicine Imaging Sciences – Joint Review Committee on the Accreditation of Education Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology (JRCNMT) – Self Study

Ophthalmic Medical Technology – Committee on Accreditation for Ophthalmic Medical Programs (CoA-OMP) – Site Study

Cytotechnology –  Cytotechnology Programs Review Committee (CPRC) –

Academic Year 2018-19

Emergency Medical Science – Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the EMS Professions (EMT)

College of Medicine Office of Continuing Medical Education – Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)

Nuclear Medicine Imaging Sciences – Joint Review Committee on the Accreditation of Education Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology (JRCNMT) – Site Visit

Academic Year 2019-20

Medical Laboratory Science – National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (MT) – Site Visit, March 2020

Dietetics & Nutrition – Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Deitetics

Academic Year 2020-21

College of Public HealthCouncil on Education for Public Health

Dental Hygiene – Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association (CODA)

Academic Year 2021-22

College of Public Health – Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education

College of Pharmacy –  American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) – Site visit to occur in the Fall of 2021

Genetic Counseling – Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling (ACGC) – Self-Study, December

Academic Year 2022-23

College of Medicine – Liaison Committee for Medical Education of the Association of American Medical Colleges (LCME)  – Site Visit 2022-2023

Genetic Counseling – Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling (ACGC) – Site Visit, January

Diagnostic Medical Sonography – Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS) – Self-Study

Physical Therapy – Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)

Ophthalmic Medical Technology – Committee on Accreditation for Ophthalmic Medical Programs (CoA-OMP) – Site Study

Academic Year 2023-24

Diagnostic Medical Sonography – Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS) – Site Visit

Communicative Disorders/Audiology – American Speech-Language-Hearing Association,  Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech Pathology

Audiology – American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (AUD) – Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech Pathology – Site Visit, November

Cytotechnology –  Cytotechnology Programs Review Committee (CPRC)

Academic Year 2024-25

College of NursingCommission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

 Medical Radiology (Medical Imaging), Radiation Therapy  – Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCET)

Radiologic Imaging Sciences – Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCET)

Academic Year 2025-26

Cardio-Respiratory Care – Arkansas Based Programs – Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care

Physician Assistant – Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physisian Assistant (ARC-PA)

Academic Year 2026-27

University of Arkansas for Medical SciencesHigher Learning Commission