Parker University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission (SACSCOC) on Colleges to award certificates, associate, baccalaureate, masters and doctorate degrees. Questions about the accreditation of Parker University may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org
CAAHEP Accreditation Parker University’s Sonography program is proudly CAAHEP accredited in the profession of Diagnostic Medical Sonography. The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs is located at 9355 - 113th St. N, #7709 Seminole, FL 33775.
CAHIIM Accreditation The Bachelor of Science program in Health Information Management at Parker University is accredited by The Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM), 2200 East Randolph Street, Suite 5100, Chicago, IL, 60601; by phone at (312) 235-3255.
The Doctor of Chiropractic degree program at Parker University, College of Chiropractic is awarded programmatic accreditation by The Council on Chiropractic Education, 10105 E. Via Linda, Suite 103 – 3642, Scottsdale, AZ 85258, Phone: (480) 443-8877, Website: www.cce-usa.org
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COMTA Accreditation The Parker University School of Massage Therapy is accredited by the Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation (COMTA) to award the Certificate of Massage Therapy. The Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation is located at 5335 Wisconsin Avenue, NW, Suite 440, Washington, D.C. 20015 and can be reached by phone at 202.895.1518.
The Occupational Therapy Program (OTA) at Parker University has been granted Full Accreditation Status in August 2016 by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD, 20814-3449. The phone number for ACOTE is (301) 652-AOTA (2682), and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org.
Our graduates are eligible to take the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). A felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT exam for professional certification and/or attain state licensure.
ACBSP Accreditation Parker University is a candidate for accreditation from the Accreditation Council of Business Programs (ACBSP) for business programs offered through the University’s online Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Health Care Management (MBA-HCM) program.Established in 1988, ACBSP is the only organization offering specialized business accreditation for all degree levels, from associate to baccalaureate to doctoral degree programs. ACBSP accreditation certifies that the teaching and learning processes within the business programs offered at Parker University meet the rigorous educational standards established by ACBSP.