Programatic Accreditation

In addition to Institutional Accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission and Recognition by the Illinois Community College Board, a number of College of DuPage career and technical programs are approved or accredited by appropriate specialized associations or agencies.

Some of these programs and accreditations include:

Health Sciences Programs

Business and Technology Programs

Liberal Arts Programs


 

HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAMS

 

Dental Hygiene

Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association (CODA)

211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

(800) 621-8099

 

Diagnostic Medical Imaging - Sonography and Vascular Sonography

Joint Review Committee on Education of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRCDMS)

6021 University Boulevard, Suite 500, Ellicott City, MD 21043

(443) 973-3251

 

Diagnostic Medical Imaging Radiography

Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)

20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182

(312) 704-5300

 

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Program (CAAHEP)

25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763

(727) 210-2350

 

Health Information Technology

Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)

233 N. Michigan Avenue, 21st Floor, Chicago, IL 60601-5800

(312) 233-1100

 

Human Services

The Council For Standards In Human Service Education (CSHSE)

3337 Duke Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

(571) 257-3959

 

Human Services Addiction Program

Illinois Alcohol and other Drug Abuse Professional Certification, Inc. (IAODAPCA)

401 E Sangamon Avenue, Springfield, IL 62702

(217) 698-8110

 

Medical Assistant

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763

(727) 210-2350

 

Nuclear Medicine

Joint Review Commission on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology (JRCNMT)

2000 W. Danforth Road. STE 130, #203 Edmond, OK 73003

(405) 285-0546

 

Associate Degree in Nursing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326

(404) 975-5000

 

Physical Therapy Assistant

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy (CAPTE)

1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

(703) 684-2782

 

Polysomnographic Technology Certificate Program

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Program (CAAHEP)

25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763

(727) 210-2350

 

Respiratory Care

Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (COARC)

1248 Harwood Road Bedford, TX 76021

(817) 283-2835

 

Surgical Technology

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763

(727) 210-2350

 

Anesthesia Technology

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763

(727) 210-2350

 

Surgical Assisting

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763

(727) 210-2350


 

BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMS

 

Architecture/Construction

American Council for Construction Education (ACCE)

825 W. Bitters Road, STE 103, San Antonio, Texas 78216

(210) 495-6161

 

Automotive Technology

National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)

101 Blue Seal Drive, S.E. Suite 101, Leesburg, VA 20175

(703) 669-6650

 

Baking, Pastry and the Culinary Arts

American Culinary Federation (ACF)

180 Center Place Way, St. Augustine, FL 32095

(904) 824-4468

 

Horticulture

National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP)

950 Herndon Pkwy #450, Herndon, VA 20170

(703) 736-9666

 

Interior Design

National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA)

687 Willow Grove Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840

(800) 843-6522

 

Paralegal Studies

American Bar Association

321 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654

(312) 988-5000


 

LIBERAL ARTS PROGRAMS

Visual art and design degrees or certificates in Art, Animation, Fashion Design, Fashion Merchandising, Film/Video Production, Game Animation and Design, Graphic Design, Interactive Media, Interior Design, Kitchen and Bath Design, Motion Picture/Television, Photography, Photography Technology, and Television Production.

 

National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)

11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, VA 20190

(703) 437-0700

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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