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Emory University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, master's, doctorate, and professional degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Emory.  

Emory University School of Medicine is accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education of the American Medical Association and the Association of American Medical Colleges.  

The University reserves the right to revise programs, information, requirements, regulations, or financial charges at any time. Whenever changes occur, an effort will be made to notify persons who may be affected.

The Doctor of Physical Therapy program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE). CAPTE is an accrediting agency that is nationally recognized by the US Department of Education (USDE) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).  

The Master of Medical Science Program in Anesthesiology is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). CAAHEP is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and is the largest accreditor in the health sciences field.    

The Emory PA Program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education of the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA) through its School of Medicine to grant the Master of Medical Science degree.   

The Genetics Counseling Training Program has received provisional accreditation by the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC). Program graduates are eligible to sit for the ABGC certification exam. The Genetic Counseling Training Program will be eligible for full accreditation in 2015.  

The Medical Imaging program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology. The JRCERT is the only agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education for the accreditation of educational programs in radiography. The Medical Imaging Program was reviewed in 2010 and was awarded full, eight-year accreditation.  

The JRCERT can be contacted at:

20 N. Wacker Dr., Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
Phone: 312-704-5300
Fax: 312-704-5304