Accreditations

Touro College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, (MSCHE) an agency recognized by the United States Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education
3624 Market Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
Tel: 267-284-5000

This status covers Touro College and its branch campuses, locations, and instructional sites in the New York area, as well as branch campuses and programs in Berlin, Jerusalem, Moscow, Paris, and Florida.

Touro University California (TUC) and its Nevada branch campus (TUN), Touro University Worldwide (TUW) and its division Touro College Los Angeles (TCLA) are part of the Touro College and University System,  and separately accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges
985 Atlantic Avenue
Alameda CA 94501
Tel: 510-748-9001

The College of Osteopathic Medicine is accredited by the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).

The Pharmacy programs at both TUC and the Touro College of Pharmacy are fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
135 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 4100
Chicago, IL 60603-4810
Tel: 312-664-3575

The Physician Assistant programs at the Touro College School of Health Sciences, TUC, and TUN are accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA).

The Physical Therapy programs at the Touro College School of Health Sciences and TUN are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE).

The Occupational Therapy programs at the Touro College School of Health Sciences and TUN are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).

The Occupational Therapy Assistant Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). The current accreditation status is probationary accreditation.

American Occupational Therapy Association
4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814-3449
Tel: 301-652-2682

The Master’s degree program in Speech-Language Pathology is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA).

Council on Academic Accreditation
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
2200 Research Boulevard
Rockville, MD 20850-3289
Tel: 301-296-5700

The Master of Public Health (MPH) program at TUC is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

The Graduate School of Education is accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC), which is now part of the Council for Accreditation of Teacher Preparation (CAEP).

Council for Accreditation of Teacher Preparation
2010 Massachusetts Ave., NW 
Suite 500 
Washington, DC 20036
Tel: 202-223-0077

 

The Graduate School of Social Work is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).

Council on Social Work Education
1701 Duke Street, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314
Tel: 703-683-8080

The Touro Law Center is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admission to the Bar.

Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admission to the Bar
American Bar Association
750 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60611
Tel: 312-988-6738

The TUC Graduate School of Education is authorized by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CCTC) to offer teacher credentials, special education teaching credentials, and, through the Educational Leadership concentration in its Master of Arts program in Education (MA. Ed), administrative service credentials.

The TUN College of Health and Human Services is authorized by the Nevada State Department of Education to offer Master’s programs leading to licensing in Special Education, School Administration, and Secondary Education, Master’s programs leading to Endorsements in School Counseling, Literacy, or Teaching English as a Second Language, and Endorsements in Autism or TESL.

This statement represents the most up-to-date information with regard to the programs described. However, the Board of Trustees and Faculty of Touro College reserve the right to institute changes in Touro's programs and policies. Since information is updated constantly, students are advised to seek further clarification from appropriate administrative offices if needed.