College of HHD

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Academic programs in the College of HHD undergo rigorous accreditation processes. Each program is responsible for adhering to the requirements of their respective accrediting bodies. The university is accredited through the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

Academic programs that are not associated with accrediting bodies go through program review. See the HHD Assessment & Program Review page.

Find out more about our accredited programs below:

Communication Disorders & Sciences

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Speech-Language Pathology, MS
Cycle: 2013-2021

Environmental & Occupational Health

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Environmental & Occupational Health, BS, MS
Cycle: 2013-2020

 Family & Consumer Sciences

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Family and Consumer Sciences, BS
Cycle: 2013-2023

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The Child and Family Studies Center
Cycle: 2013-2019

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Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD);
Cycle: 2009-2019
Dietetic Internship Program (DI)
Cycle: 2009-2019

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Cycle: 2011-2017   

Health Sciences

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Health Administration, MSHA
Cycle: 2017-2020

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Health Administration, BS
Cycle: 2016-2022

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Public Health, BS, MPH
Cycle: 2011-2019

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Radiologic Sciences, BS
Cycle: 2018-2026


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Athletic Training, BS
Cycle:  2017-2027


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Nursing, BSN
Cycle: 2014-2024 

Physical Therapy

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Physical Therapy, DPT
Cycle: 2015-2025

Recreation & Tourism Management

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Tourism, Hospitality & Recreation Management, BS
Cycle: 2014-2021