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Accredited Programs

York College/CUNY is fully accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools* and is a member of the Association of Colleges and Universities of the State of New York. In addition, the following program enjoys full accreditation from their respective disciplinary agencies.

Program / Discipline

Accrediting Body


Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

Occupational Therapy

Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE)

Physician Assistant

Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA)

Social Work

Council on Social Work Education

Teacher Education

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education

Clinical Laboratory Science

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)

* Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools accredits degree-granting colleges and universities in the Middle States region, which includes Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and several locations internationally. The Commission is a voluntary, non-governmental, membership association that defines, maintains, and promotes educational excellence across institutions with diverse missions, student populations, and resources. It examines each institution as a whole, rather than specific programs within institutions.

Middle States Commission on Higher Education
3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680
Tel. (267) 284-5000