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Accreditation

All degree and certificate programs are approved by the Illinois Board of Higher Education and accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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Several degree, fellowship, and residency programs have specialized accreditation and those are noted as follows:

Unit Program Accrediting Agency Accreditation Status Next Review
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science
  Regional accreditation for the institution – bachelors, masters, and doctorate degrees; certificates and distance education. The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) Full 2018 - 2019
Chicago Medical School
  Doctor of Medicine (MD) Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) Full 2019 - 2020
  Continuing Medical Education Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Full November 2016
  Graduate Medical Education
 
Institutional Review
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Full April 2024
 
Internal Medicine Residency at James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center
ACGME Residency Review Committee (ACGME RRC) for Internal Medicine Full January each year
 
Psychiatry Residency
ACGME RRC for Psychiatry Full January each year
 
Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship
ACGME RRC for Cardiovascular Disease Full January each year
 
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship
ACGME RRC for Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Full January each year
 
Endocrinology Fellowship
ACGME RRC for Internal Medicine Full January each year
 
Infectious Disease Fellowship
ACGME RRC for Internal Medicine Full January each year
 
Pulmonary Fellowship
ACGME RRC for Internal Medicine Full January each year
 
Internal Medicine Residency at Centegra Health System
ACGME Residency Review Committee (ACGME RRC) for Internal Medicine Initial accreditation January each year
College of Health Professions
  Pathologist's Assistant (MS) National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) Full April 2019
  Physical Therapy (DPT) Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) Full December 2022
  Physician Assistant Practice(MS) Accreditation Review Committee on Education of the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) Full March 2023
  Nurse Practice (MS and DNP) Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA) Full Fall 2022
  Psychology (PhD) American Psychological Association (APA) Full 2021
College of Pharmacy
  Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) Full (customary two-year term for new programs) 2017
Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine
  Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) Council on Podiatric Medical Education (CPME) Full Fall 2021
  CPME Podiatric Medicine and Surgical Residency with credential in Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery CPME Full Spring 2017
School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
  Medical Laboratory Immunology *Post-graduate Program Committee on Postdoctoral Education Programs (CPEP) of the American College of Microbiology Full August 2018