DeSales University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Commission on Recognition of Postsecondary Accreditation.

MSCHE
3624 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
267.284.5000


Middle States Commission on Higher Education

The Physician Assistant Program at DeSales University is accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA). This continuing accreditation is current until September 2017.

The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician, Inc. (ARC-PA) has granted Accreditation-Continued to the Physician Assistant Program sponsored by DeSales University. Continued Accreditation is an accreditation status granted when a currently accredited program is in compliance with the ARC-PA Standards.

Continued Accreditation remains in effect until the program closes or withdraws from the accreditation process or until accreditation is withdrawn for failure to comply with the Standards. The approximate date for the next validation review of the program by the ARC-PA will be September 2017.

ARC-PA
12000 Findley Road, Suite 150
Johns Creek, GA, 30097
Phone: 770-476-1224





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The undergraduate and MSN nursing programs at DeSales University are accredited by the Accreditation Commission of Education in Nursing (ACEN).

ACEN
3343 Peachtree Road NE
Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
P. 404.975.5000
F. 404.975.5020
E: info@acenursing.org
www.acenursing.org

Effective August 4, 2014, DeSales University has been granted Candidate for Accreditation status by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA, 22314; phone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org).  Candidacy is not an accreditation status nor does it assure eventual accreditation.  Candidate for Accreditation is a pre-accreditation status of affiliation with the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education that indicates the program is progressing toward accreditation.  

CAPTE 
1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA  22314
phone 703-706-3245
accreditation@apta.org

 

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ACBSP Global Business Accreditation

Business Programs at DeSales University are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Download DeSales ACBSP Self Study (pdf).

ACBSP
11520 West 119th Street
Overland Park , KS 66213
PH: (913) 339-9356