Spring 2014 Accreditation Actions

The CAHME Board of Directors took the actions below at its meeting on May 13, 2014:
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.

University of Central Florida
Master of Science in Health Services Administration Program
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria II.A.5, III.A.2, and III.C.2 required.
University of Missouri
Masters in Health Administration Program
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria I.A.1, I.A.3, II.A.1, and III.C.3 required.=
University of Oklahoma
Master of Health Administration Program
Reaccreditation: 3 years
Progress Report on criteria I.A.1, I.A.3, II.A.2, II.A.4, II.A.5, III.A.1, III.C.1, III.B.1, and III.C.3 required.

University of Pittsburgh
Master of Health Administration Program
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria III.A.1, III.C.2, and III.C.3 required.
University of Puerto Rico
Master in Health Services Administration Program
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria II.A.4, III.C.1, III.C.3, and IV.B.2 required. 
University of Southern California
Masters in Health Administration Program
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria III.A.1 and III.C.3 required.
University of Washington-Seattle
Graduate Program in Health Services Administration
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria III.C.1 and IV.A.2 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. 

Seton Hall University
Master of Healthcare Administration Program
Initial Accreditation: 3 years
Progress Report on criteria I.A.2, I.B.1, II.A.1, II.A.2, II.A.4, III.A.1, III.C.2, III.C.3, IV.A.1, IV.B.2, and IV.C.1 required. 
University of North Texas
Master of Health Administration Program
Initial Accreditation: 3 years
Progress Report on criteria III.B.2 and III.C.3 required. 

Progress Reports

The CAHME Accreditation Council took the following actions on April 25, 2014:
Programs that have completed all requirements of accreditation:

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

Baruch CUNY
Master of Business Administration in Health Care Administration
George Mason University
Master of Science in Health Systems Management, Executive Management Program
Georgia State University
Institute of Health Administration Program
University of Illinois-Chicago
Master of Healthcare Administration Program
Indiana University
Master of Health Administration
University of Memphis
Master of Health Administration
University of Miami
Executive MBA with Specialization in Health Sector Management and Policy
Penn State University
Masters of Health Administration Program
University of Scranton
Master in Health Administration Program
Simmons University
Graduate Program in Health Care Administration
University of South Carolina
Master of Healthcare Administration Program
University of South Florida
Master of Health Administration Program
University of Southern Maine
Masters in Health Policy and Management Program
University of Utah
Master of Healthcare Administration Program
Washington State University- Spokane
Graduate Program in Health Policy and Administration  

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.

Baylor University
Robbins MBA Healthcare Program
Progress Report on criteria IV.B.1 required.
University of Colorado- Denver (Executive)
Executive MBA in Health Administration Program
Progress Report on criteria I.A.3, II.A.4, III.C.2, III.C.3, IV.C.1 required.
George Washington University
Master of Health Services Administration Program
Progress Report on criteria I.A.4, II.A.3, III.A.1, and III.A.4 required.

University of Kansas Medical Center
Master of Health Services Administration Program
Progress Report on criteria II.A.4 and III.C.3 required.
New York University
Master of Public Administration in Health Policy Management Program
Progress Report on criteria II.A.3 and II.A.6 required.
Rush University
Master of Science in Health Systems Management Program
Progress Report on criteria I.A.1 required.
Texas State University-San Marcos
Graduate Program in Healthcare Administration
Progress Report on criteria I.A.2, II.A.1, II.A.5, III.A.4, III.C.3 required.  

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

CAHME found that Progress Reports lacked evidence to show progress toward satisfaction of criteria and required a second year Progress Report to be submitted within one year.

University of Iowa
Master of Health Administration Program
Progress Report on criteria I.A.1, I.A.2, II.A.3, III.A.1, III.A.3, and III.C.2 required.

University of St. Thomas
Healthcare MBA Program
Progress Report on criteria I.A.2, I.B.2, II.A.1, III.B.1, III.C.1, III.C.3, and III.A.1 required.

Appeal Actions

The CAHME Board of Directors voted to grant the appeal of Temple University. The Program is granted a seven (7) year accreditation from the date of the site visit.

Withdrawal of Accreditation

Texas Tech University’s Program in Health Organization Management has withdrawn from accreditation and is no longer CAHME accredited.