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Accreditation and Membership

Pace University is chartered by the Regents of the State of New York and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000) The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. All Pace University degree programs are registered with the New York State Education Department.

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 Higher Education and the Professions
Central Education Center, Room 5B28
Albany, NY 12230
Phone: (518) 474-1551
http://www.highered.nysed.gov/ocue/COMPLAINTFORM.pdf?


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.


The Lubin School of Business is accredited for both business and accounting by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

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


The School of Law is accredited by the American Bar Association through its Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar Association.

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


During its January 24-26, 2018 meeting, the ACEND board voted to grant Candidacy for Accreditation to the Master's of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics Program.

Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Address complaints to:
120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2190
Chicago, IL 60606-6995
Phone: (312) 899-0040 ext. 5400
Email: acend@eatright.org
Visit the ACEND website for more information


ACOTE considered the Candidacy Application from the Occupational Therapy Master’s Program at Pace University-Westchester Campus, Pleasantville, New York, and voted to GRANT CANDIDACY STATUS.

Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE)

Address complaints to:
4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814-3449
Phone: (301) 652-6611
Email: ssalvant@aota.org
Visit the ACOTE website for more information


The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) has granted Accreditation-Continued status to the Pace University-Lenox Hill Hospital Physician Assistant Program sponsored by Pace University. Accreditation-Continued is an accreditation status granted when a currently accredited program is in compliance with the ARC-PA Standards.

Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant

Address complaints to:
Executive Director, ARC-PA
12000 Findley Road, Suite 150
Johns Creek, GA, 30097
Phone: (770) 476-1224
Visit the ARC-PA website for more information


The ARC-PA has granted Accreditation-Provisional status to the Pace University Pleasantville Physician Assistant Program sponsored by Pace University

Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant

Address complaints to:
Executive Director, ARC-PA
12000 Findley Road, Suite 275
Johns Creek, GA, 30097
Phone: (770) 476-1224
Visit the ARC-PA website for more information


The Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) in School-Clinical Child Psychology is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CA-CREP).

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


The Psychology Internship Program at the NYC Counseling Center is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation, American Psychological Association (APA).

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


The Bachelor of Science in computer science is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET.

Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET
Address complaints to:
415 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone: (410) 347-7700
Visit the ABET website for more information


The Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) of American Speech-Language-Hearing Association accredits the MS in Communication Sciences and Disorders Program.

Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA)
Address complaints to:
2200 Research Boulevard #310
Rockville, Maryland 20850
Phone: (301) 296-5700
Toll Free: (800) 498-2071
Email: accreditation@asha.org
Visit the ASHA website for more information


The Clinical Mental Health Counseling, MS (PLV) and Counselor Education and Supervision, PhD (PLV) is accredited by Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CA-CREP).

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs

Address complaints to:
1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 510
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: (703) 535-5990
Fax: (703) 739-6209
Visit the CACREP website for more information


The School of Education is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
Address complaints to:
President or Chair of the CAEP Board
CAEP
2010 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 223-0077
Fax: (202) 296-6620
Visit the CAEP website for more information


The baccalaureate degree in nursing, master’s degree in nursing, and Doctor of Nursing Practice are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Address complaints to:
CCNE Complaints Administrator
655 K Street, NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 887-6791
Visit the CCNE website for more information.


Pace University is an institutional member of the following organizations: