March 13, 2013

FAQs

What is Accreditation ... and Why is it Important?
What is CAAHEP?
How is CAAHEP structured?
How do we know if we are ready for CAAHEP accreditation?
Who are the Committees on Accreditation?
What types of fees are associated with CAAHEP accreditation?
What are the benefits of CAAHEP accreditation to our program?
How does an educational program become CAAHEP accredited?
What is the process for a program to become accredited?
How often does the CAAHEP Board of Directors meet to review accreditation recommendations?
How will we be notified of our accreditation status?
Does CAAHEP accreditation expire?
How long does the accreditation process take?
Will we need to change the name of our program?
Will we need to change the name of our department?
Will we need to change the name of the degrees we award to graduates of our program?
Will we need to change our curriculum?
Will we need to hire additional faculty?
Is program accreditation through CAAHEP mandatory?