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Pace University is chartered by the Regents of the State of New York and is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. All Pace University degree programs are registered with the New York State Education Department. The Chemistry Departments in New York City and Pleasantville are accredited by the American Chemical Society. The Physician Assistant Program is accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA). The Bachelor of Science in computer science and the Bachelor of Science in information systems are accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET, Inc. The programs of the Lienhard School of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The Lubin School of Business is accredited for both business and accounting by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). The programs of the School of Education are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The School of Law is accredited by the American Bar Association. The Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) program and the Counseling Center’s predoctoral internship in professional psychology in New York City are accredited by the American Psychological Association. Copies of the accreditation documents are on reserve in each of the University’s libraries for inspection by students, prospective students, and parents.


American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
American Association of Colleges of Nursing
American Association of University Women
American Council on Education
American Psychology Association
Association of American Law Schools
Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers
Association of American Colleges
Association of Colleges and Universities of the State of New York
Association for Continuing Higher Education
Association of University and College Counseling Centers Directors
Association of University Evening Colleges
College Entrance Examination Board
Council of Graduate Schools
Mid-Atlantic Regional Nursing Association
Middle Atlantic Association of Colleges of Business Administration
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
National League for Nursing
National University Continuing Higher Education Association
New York Association of Colleges for Teacher Education

The University is affiliated with the:

American Association of School Administrators
American Educational Research Association
Association of College Counseling Training Agents
Collegiate Association for the Development of Educational Administration in New York State
Lower Hudson Valley Council of School Superintendents
Metropolitan Council for Educational Administration Programs
National Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
Phi Delta Kappa

Following is a list of accrediting agencies with whom individuals may address complaints:

New York State Education Department
Address complaints to:
New York State Education Department
Office of College and University Evaluation
EBA Room 969
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12234
Phone:  518: 474-1551
FAX:  518: 486-2779
Visit the Office of College and University Evaluation website for more information:
http://www.highered.nysed.gov/ocue/spr/COMPLAINTFORMINFO.html


Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Address all complaints to:
Complaints
Middle States Commission on Higher Education,
3624 Market Street, Second Floor West,
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680.
Phone: 267-284–5000
Visit the Middle States website for more information:
http://www.msche.org/
http://www.msche.org/documents/
ComplaintsInvolvingMemberCandidate.pdf


Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA)
Address complaints to:
Executive Director, ARC-PA
12000 Findley Road, Suite 150
Johns Creek, GA, 30097
Concerns may be attached to an email.
Phone: 770-476-1224
Visit the ARC-PA website for more information:
http://www.arc-pa.org/faq/index.html#complaint

American Bar Association (ABA)
Address complaints to:
Office of the Consultant on Legal Education to the ABA
321 N. Clark Street, 21st Floor
Chicago, IL 60654-7598
Phone: 312-988-6738
Visit the ABA website for more information:
http://www.americanbar.org/groups/
legal_education/resources/accreditation/complaint_proceedures.html


American Chemical Society (ACS)
Address complaints to:
Secretary of the Committee on Professional Training
Office of Professional Training
1155 Sixteenth Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-872-4589
Visit the ACS website for more information:
http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/about/
governance/committees/training.html


American Psychological Association (APA)
Address complaints to:
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 First Street N.E.
Washington, DC 20002-4242
http://www.apa.org/ed/accreditation
Phone: 202.336.5979
Fax: 202.336.5978
Visit the APA website for more information:
http://www.apa.org/ed/accreditation/about/other-questions.aspx?item=4


Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
AACSB International
777 South Harbour Island Boulevard, Suite 750
Tampa, Florida 33602 USA
Phone: 813 769 6500
Fax: 813 769 6559
Visit the AACSB website for more information:
http://www.aacsb.edu/~/media/AACSB/Docs/
Accreditation/Policies/complaint-procedures.ashx


Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Address complaints to:
CCNE Complaints Administrator
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036.
Phone: 202-887-6791
Visit the CCNE website for more information:
http://www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne-accreditation/procedures.pdf


Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc. (ABET)
Address complaints to:
415 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone +1.410.347.7700
Visit the ABET website for more information:
http://www.abet.org/complaint-process/


National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Address complaints to:
President or Chair of the CAEP Board
CAEP
2010 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036
Telephone: (202) 223-0077
Fax: (202) 296-6620
Visit the NCATE website for more information:
http://www.ncate.org/Policies/AccreditationPolicies/
ComplaintReviewPolicy/tabid/419/Default.aspx