Fall 2016 Accreditation Actions

The CAHME Board of Directors took the actions below at its meeting on November 14, 2016:

The Criteria for CAHME accreditation can be accessed here.

Initial Accreditation:

Suffolk University
Master of Health Administration
Initial accreditation: 3 years
Progress Report Due: September 1, 2017
Progress Report on criteria I.A.2, I.B.1, II.A.1, II.A.3, III.C.2, III.C.3, IV.A.3.

Programs re-accredited:

The following programs have been re-accredited, but are required to submit a progress report in one year on criteria as noted. 

Florida International University
Master of Business Administration Health Management track
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report Due: September 1, 2017
Progress Report on criteria I.A.2, I.A.3, II.A.4, III.C.3.

Tulane University

Master of Health Administration
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report Due: September 1, 2017
Progress Report on criteria I.A.2, II.A.5, III.B.2, III.B.4, III.C.1, III.C.3.

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Master of Health Administration
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report Due: September 1, 2017
Progress Report on criteria I.A.3, III.C.3.

University of St. Thomas
Healthcare MBA
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report Due: September 1, 2017
Progress Report on criteria I.A.1, II.A.5, III.A.1, III.C.3.

California State University, Long Beach

Master of Science in Health Care Administration 
Reaccreditation: 3 years, Probationary Accreditation
Progress Report Due: September 1, 2017
Progress Report on criteria I.A.1, I.A.2, II.A.1, II.A.2, II.A.5, III.B.1, III.B.4, III.C.2, III.C.3, IV.C.1. 

Progress Reports

The CAHME Accreditation Council took the following actions on October 21-22, 2016:

Programs that have completed all requirements of accreditation.

Programs at the following Universities were found to be in full compliance with all CAHME criteria. Progress reports accepted from:


Boston University (MPH)

Governors State University

CAHME Accepted First Year Progress Report and Requested a Second Year Progress Report

CAHME found that progress is needed in one or more criteria and requested a second year Progress Report to be submitted within 1 year. 

Texas Woman’s University

Progress Report on criteria II.A.5.

Johns Hopkins University

Progress Report on criteria III.A.5, III.B.4, III.C.3.

University of South Florida

Progress Report on criteria III.A.4, III.C.3.

University of Utah

Progress Report on criteria III.A.1, III.C.2.

University of Illinois Chicago

Progress Report on criteria I.A.3, II.A.5, III.A.4, IV.B.2, IV.C.1.

University of The Incarnate Word

Progress Report on criteria III.C.1, IV.A.1, IV.B.2.