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06-14-2017June 2017 Call for Comment - Proposed Accreditation Manual Revisions

June 2017 Call for Comment - Proposed Accreditation Manual Revisions


06-07-2017July 2017 Commission Considerations

July 2017 Commission Considerations


06-01-2017Call for Comment - Proposed Bylaw Revisions

Call for Comment - Proposed Bylaw Revisions


05-30-2017Call for Breakout Session Speakers for February 2018 Annual Conference

 ABHES is currently seeking presenters preferably from ABHES-accredited institutions and programsto conduct breakout sessions at its next annual conference being held February 28 through March 2, 2018, at Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas.  Registration to open this October.   Be sure to review the attached Guidelines for details and e-mail completed proposals by no later than Friday, September 1, 2017, to India Tips, Assistant Executive Director, at itips@abhes.org with “ABHES Conference Proposal” in the subject line.  Selection results will be provided via e-mail by September 30, 2017.   DISCLOSURE:  Upon acceptance of a breakout session proposal, speaker(s) will be provided complementary conference registration.  All other...More


05-26-2017ABHES Receives Expansion of Scope

On May 25, 2017, the U.S. Department of Education approved ABHES to move forward with its expansion of scope at the master’s degree level.  This expanded scope is included in the 5-year period of ABHES recognition granted on September 22, 2016.  ...More


05-03-2017Withdraw of Accreditation - Casa Loma College, Anaheim, CA

The Appeal Panel of the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) has affirmed the decision of the ABHES Commission to withdraw the  accreditation of the non-main campus of Casa Loma College, located in Anahiem, California.  As a result, the last date that the Anaheim location of Casa Loma College is accredited by ABHES will be June 2, 2017.  Final Action Letter Comments from Institution ABHES Summary of Withdrawal of Accreditation...More


04-25-2017Appointed Commissioner Results

Appointed Commissioner Results


04-18-2017Elected Commissioner Results

Elected Commissioner Results


02-27-2017Update on Expansion of Scope

  On Wednesday, February 22, 2017, the National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity (“NACIQI”) voted to deny ABHES’ request for an expansion of scope to accredit programs at the Master’s Degree level.  In doing so, the NACIQI refused to accept a recommendation by the staff of the Department of Education finding that ABHES had met all pertinent recognition criteria and that the expansion should be granted without qualification.  A final decision on the matter rests with the Senior Department Official at the Department of Education.  ABHES intends to submit comments to the Department regarding the NACIQI recommendation.   Florence Tate, ABHES...More


02-22-2017Casa Loma College - Anaheim, CA

Casa Loma College in Van Nuys, California on behalf of its non-main campus in Anaheim, California has appealed the decision by the Commission that declined to reaffirm the change of location for the Anaheim, California campus. Pursuant to Section III.E. of the Accreditation Manual the Anaheim campus remains accredited while its appeal is pending.   ...More