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» Accreditation at Chapman University

Chapman University is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities. Chapman was first accredited in 1956, and was last reaffirmed February 2014. Below you will find the most recent commission action letter and visiting team report.

WASC Commission Action Letter
WASC Visiting Team Report

Chapman University is also proud to have many of its programs nationally accredited by professional or discipline based accrediting organizations, such as:

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (provisional)
American Bar Association
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
California Commission on Teacher Credentialing
Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education
Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
National Association of School Psychologists
International School Psychology Association
National Association of Schools of Dance
National Association of Schools of Music
National Association of Schools of Theatre
Teacher Education Accreditation Council (now part of the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation)

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