Academic Program Accreditations

UNLV is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.

UNLV's international programs are approved by the Council on International Educational Exchange.

Degree programs with discipline accreditations are required to submit their self-studies to the Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs, vpaa@unlv.edu, for review prior to sending them to an accrediting agency. The provost, senior vice provost, or vice provost for academic programs must be included in the accreditation site visit evaluation schedule.

Please use this executive summary for each degree being reviewed and send the completed form to vpaa@unlv.edu.

College Program Accredited by
School of Allied Health Sciences Dietetic Internship ACEND
Athletic Training Program (B.S.) caATe
Doctor of Physical Therapy Program (DPT) CAPTE
Radiography, B.S. JRCERT
Health Physics - Environmental Option, M.S. ABET
Health Physics - Medical Physics, D.M.P. CAMPEP
Lee Business School Accounting – B.S. & M.S. AACSB
Economics – B.A., B.S., M.A. AACSB
Real Estate – B.S.B.A. AACSB
Finance – B.S.B.A. AACSB
Management, Entrepreneurship & Technology – B.S.B.A. Entrepreneurship or Management or Information Management Graduate Certificate in Management Information Systems M.S. – Management Information Systems AACSB
Marketing & International Business – B.S.B.A. International Business or Marketing AACSB
E.M.B.A.- Executive Master of Business Administration AACSB
Graduate Certificate in Business Administration AACSB
Graduate Certificate in New Venture Management AACSB
M.B.A. - Master of Business Administration AACSB
School of Community Health Sciences Health Care Administration, B.S. AUPHA
CAHME
Public Health, M.P.H. CEPH
School of Dental Medicine Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) CODA
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics, Certificate CODA
Pediatric Dentistry, Certificate CODA
General Practice Residency, Certificate CODA
College of Education Clinical Mental Health Counseling, M.S. CACREP
School Counseling, M.Ed. CACREP
School Psychology NASP
Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering Construction Management, B.S. ACCE
Computer Science, B.S. Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET
Civil Engineering, B.S. Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Computer Engineering, B.S. Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Electrical Engineering, B.S. Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Mechanical Engineering, B.S. Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
College of Fine Arts Landscape Architecture, B.L.A. LAAB
Architecture, M. Arch. NAAB
Interior Architecture & Design, B.S. CIDA
Art, B.A., Studio Art, Art History, or Secondary Education in Art NASAD
Art, B.F.A., Studio Art (Photography or Sculpture) NASAD
Art, B.S., Secondary Education in Art NASAD
Art, M.F.A, Studio Art (Photography or Sculpture) NASAD
Music, B.A. NASM
Music, B.M., Composition, Jazz Studies, Music Education, or Performance NASM
Music, M.M., Music Education, Performance, Conducting, or Composition NASM
Music, D.M.A., Applied Music NASM
William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration Concentration in PGA Golf Management Professional Golfers' Association of America
William S. Boyd School of Law Juris Doctor, J.D. ABA
College of Liberal Arts Ph.D. Psychology, Clinical Track APA
School of Medicine M.D. LCME
School of Nursing B.S.N. CCNE
M.S.N. CCNE
D.N.P. CCNE
College of Urban Affairs M.P.A. NASPAA
Master of Marriage & Family Therapy COAMFT
B.S.W. CSWE
M.S.W. CSWE