Accreditation, Authorization, Licenses

Accreditation

Rush University

Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
30 N. LaSalle St, Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60602
http://www.ncahlc.org

Rush Medical College

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)
515 N. State St, Suite 2150
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 755-7401
http://www.accme.org

Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)
515 N. State St, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 755-5000
http://www.acgme.org

American Medical Association (AMA)
515 N. State St
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 464-4933
http://www.ama-assn.org

Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)
2450 N Street NW
Washington, DC 20037
(202) 828-0400
http://www.aamc.org

Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME)
2450 N Street NW
Washington, DC 20037
(202) 828-0596
http://www.lcme.org

College of Nursing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
One DuPont Circle NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 463-6930
http://www.aacn.nche.edu/Accreditation

Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
222 Prospect Ave, Suite 304
Park Ridge, IL 60068
(847) 692-7050
http://www.aana.com

College of Health Sciences

Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences

BS and MS programs:
National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
5600 N. River Rd.
Suite 720
Rosemont, IL 60018-5119
(847) 939-3597
(773) 714-8880
(773) 714-8886 (Fax)
http://www.naacls.org

Specialist in Blood Bank certificate program:
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
1361 Park St
Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 210-2350
http://www.caahep.org

Department of Clinical Nutrition
The Commission on Accreditation for Dietetic Education (CADE)
The American Dietetic Association (ADA)
120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60606-6995
(312) 899-0040 ext. 5400
CADE@eatright.org
http://www.eatright.org/cps/rde/xchg/ada/hs.xsl/CADE.html

Department of Communication Disorders and Sciences
Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA)
10801 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 897-5700
http://www.asha.org/about/credentialing/accreditation/CAA_overview.htm

Department of Health Systems Management
Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education
730 Eleventh Street NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 638-5131
http://www.cahme.org

Department of Occupational Therapy
Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
4720 Montgomery Lane
P.O. Box 31220
Bethesda, MD 20824
(301) 652-2682
http://www.aota.org/Educate/Accredit/Overview.aspx

Department of Perfusion Technology
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
35 E. Wacker Dr, Suite 1970
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 553-9355
http://www.caahep.org

Department of Religion, Health and Human Values
Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc. (ACPE)
1549 Clairmont Rd, Suite 103
Decatur, GA 30033
(404) 320-1472
http://www.acpe.edu

Department of Vascular Ultrasound and Technology
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
1361 Park St
Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 210-2350
(727) 210-2354 (fax)
http://www.caahep.org

Authorization

The Illinois Board of Higher Education has authorized all degree programs offered through Rush University.

Licenses

  • State of Illinois
  • Department of Public Health
  • Cook County Board of Health