Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
Adventist University of Health Sciences is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Certificates, Associate's, Baccalaureate's, Master's and, effective fall 2015, Doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Adventist University of Health Sciences.
Note: The Commission is to be contacted only if there is evidence that appears to support an institution's significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard.
Accrediting Association of Seventh-day Adventist Schools, Colleges, and Universities12501 Old Columbia Pike
Silver Spring, Maryland 20904
Phone: (301) 680-5068; Fax: (301) 622-9627
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: (404) 975-5000, Ext. 153; Fax: (404) 975-5020
Adventist University of Health Sciences Denver Nursing Site does not currently hold national nursing accreditation. Without national accreditation there may be limitations for future educational and career opportunities for the enrolled student. Adventist University of Health Sciences Denver Nursing Site has been deemed eligible to pursue candidacy process, the initial step toward accreditation with the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, Florida 33763
Phone: (727) 210-2350
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, Illinois 60606-3182
Phone: (312) 704-5300; Fax (312) 704-5304
Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)ACOTE
c/o Accreditation Department
American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814-3449
Phone: (301) 652-AOTA
Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology (JRCNMT)2000 W. Danforth Road, Suite 130, #203
Edmond, Oklahoma 73003
Phone: (405) 285-0546
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA)
The program's next review by the COA is scheduled for Spring 2019.222 South Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, Illinois 60068-4001
Phone: (847) 655-1160
Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA)12000 Findley Road, Suite 150
Johns Creek, GA, 30097
The ARC-PA has granted Accreditation-Provisional status to the Adventist University Physician Assistant Program sponsored by Adventist University of Health Sciences.
Accreditation-Provisional is an accreditation status granted when the plans and resource allocation, if fully implemented as planned, of a proposed program that has not yet enrolled students appear to demonstrate the program’s ability to meet the ARC-PA Standards or when a program holding Accreditation-Provisional status appears to demonstrate continued progress in complying with the Standards as it prepares for the graduation of the first class (cohort) of students. Accreditation-Provisional does not ensure any subsequent accreditation status. It is limited to no more than five years from matriculation of the first class.
Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Graduation from a physical therapist education program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA 22314; phone; 703-706-3245; firstname.lastname@example.org, is necessary for eligibility to sit for the licensure examination, which is required in all states.
Effective November 11, 2015, Adventist University of Health Sciences (ADU) has been granted Candidate for Accreditation status by the CAPTE. Candidate for Accreditation is a pre-accreditation status of affiliation with the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education that indicates that the program is progressing toward accreditation and may matriculate students in professional courses. Candidate for Accreditation is not an accreditation status nor does it assure eventual accreditation.
Florida Board of Nursing4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin C02
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3252
Phone: (850) 245-4158; Fax: (850) 245-4172