Programmatic Accreditation

The Dental Assisting certificate program at the Boise campus is accredited* by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA). The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at 312 440 4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-2678. The Commission’s web address is: http://www.ada.org/en/coda.

*Applicable only for students who began the Boise campus Dental Assisting program on or after April 6, 2015. The Boise campus Dental Assisting program is not CODA accredited for students who began the program between March 10, 2014 and April 5, 2015.

The Dental Hygiene programs at the Boise and Mesa campuses are accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation. The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at 312 440 4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-2678. The Commission’s web address is: http://www.ada.org/en/coda.

The Medical Assisting certificate programs at the Boise, Mesa, Phoenix North, Spokane, and Tucson campuses are accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), 7777 Leesburg Pike, Suite 314 N, Falls Church, VA 22043, 703 917 9503. The Bureau’s web address is: http://www.abhes.org.

The Medical Radiography program at the Spokane campus is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology, 20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606 – 3182, 312 704 5300, www.jrcert.org, email: mail@jrcert.org.

The Practical Nursing program at the Boise campus is accredited with conditions by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN, 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia 30326, 404 975 5000, www.acenursing.org/).

The Registered Nursing program at the Reno campus is accredited with conditions by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN, 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia 30326, 404 975 5000, www.acenursing.org/).

The Registered Nursing program at the Phoenix East location is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN, 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia 30326, 404 975 5000, www.acenursing.org/).

The Physical Therapist Assistant programs at the Boise, Las Vegas and Mesa campuses are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA 22314; 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website www.capteonline.org.

The Respiratory Care Associate of Science degree programs at the Las Vegas (#200542), and Phoenix East (#200390) campuses are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care, 1248 Harwood Road, Bedford, TX 76021–4244, 817 283 2835. The Commission’s web address is: www.coarc.com.