Fall 2012 Accreditation Actions

The CAHME Board of Directors took the actions below at its meeting on November 13, 2012

CAHME Accreditation Criteria can be accessed by visiting the resources section of our website here.

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.

Dalhousie University
Master of Health Administration Program
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria I.A.2, II.A.3, and III.A.3 required.
George Mason University
Master of Science in Health Systems Management, Executive Management Program
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria I.A.1, II.A.1, III.A.3, III.B.6, and III.C.2 required.
University of Iowa
Master of Health Administration Program
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria I.A.1, I.A.2, II.A.3, III.A.1, III.A.3, and III.C.2 required.
San Diego State University
Graduate Program in Health Management and Policy
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria II.A.1, II.A.5, and II.A.6 required.

Programs Initially Accredited

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

University of Illinois Chicago
Master of Healthcare Administration Program
Initial Accreditation: 3 years
Progress Report on criteria I.A.2, II.A.1, II.A.6, III.A.1, III.A.2, III.A.3, IV.C.2, IV.D.3, II.A.3 required.
University of South Florida
Master of Health Administration 
Initial Accreditation: 3 years 
Progress Report on criteria II.A.3, III.A.1, III.A.3, III.A.4, III.B.2, III.B.7, III.B.11, III.B.19, and IV.C.1 required.
University of Utah
Master of Healthcare Administration Program
Initial Accreditation: 3 Years
Progress Report on criteria I.A.3, I.B.1, III.A.1, III.A.2, III.A.3, III.B.6, III.B.7, III.B.17, III.B.18, III.C.2, and II.A.3 required.

Progress Reports

The CAHME Accreditation Council took the following actions on October 19, 2012:
Programs that have completed all requirements of their accreditation: 

First and Second year progress reports accepted and programs at the following universities deemed to be in full compliance with all criteria.

Marymount University
Master of Science in Health Care Management Program
Medical University of South Carolina
Master of Health Administration Program-Residential & Executive
University of North Carolina – Charlotte
Health Administration Program
Pennsylvania State University
Master of Health Administration
Tulane University
Master of Health Administration
University of California – Los Angeles
Master of Public Health in Health Policy & Management
Master of Public Health/ Masters of Business Administration
University of California – Los Angeles (Executive)
Executive Master of Public Health in Healthcare Management and Policy

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.

Columbia University
Graduate Programs in Health Policy & Management
Executive Master of Public Health in Health Care Management
Progress Report on criteria I.A.2, III.A.1, III.A.3, IV.E.2, and II.A.3
Cornell University
Sloan Program in Health Administration
Progress Report on criteria III.B.5 and III.B.17.
Saint Louis University
Master of Health Administration Program
Progress Report on criteria I.A.1 and III.A.2.
Simmons College
Graduate Program in Health Care Administration
Progress Report on criteria I.A.1, I.A.2, II.A.3, and II.A.5.
Virginia Commonwealth University
Graduate Program in Health Administration
Professional MSHA Program
Progress Report on criteria II.A.3.

Appeal Actions 

There were no appeal actions during this meeting

Withdrawal of Accreditation

No programs withdrew their accreditation during this meeting.