University Accreditation

Upstate Medical University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, phone 267-284-5000. In November 2014, accreditation was reaffirmed by the Commission after reviewing and awarding a commendation for the quality of the Periodic Review Report. The next evaluation visit by the commission is scheduled for 2018-19.

Academic Program Accreditation

College of Health Professions

Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA)
12000 Findley Road, Suite 150
Johns Creek, GA  30097
Phone:  770-476-1224

Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)
1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, TX  76021-4244
Phone:  817-283-2835

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA  22314
Phone:  703-706-3245

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL  33756
Phone:  727-210-2350

Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL  60606-3182
Phone:  312-704-5300

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
5600 North River Road, Suite 720
Rosemont, IL  60018
Phone: 773-714-8880

College of Medicine

Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME)
330 North Wabash Avenue, Suite 39300
Chicago, IL  60611-5885
Phone:  312-464-4933

Council on Education for Public Health  (CEPH)
1010 Wayne Avenue, Suite 220
Silver Springs, MD  20910
Phone: 202-789-1050

College of Nursing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
One Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC  20036-1120
Phone: 202-887-6791