Licensing & Accreditation


Institutional Accrediting Agencies and Associations
Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education
AACS - American Association of Cosmetology Schools
ABA - American Bar Association
ABET - Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.
ABHES - Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
ABOC - Arizona Board of Cosmetology
ACAOM - Accrediting Commission for Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine
ACCE - American Council for Construction Education
ACCET - Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training
ACCSCT - Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology
ACEHSA - Accrediting Commission on Education for Health Sciences Administration
ACF - American Culinary Federation, Inc.
ACHE - American Council of Hypnotist Examiners
ACICS - Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
ADA - American Dental Association
Arizona Department of Transportation
AMA - American Medical Association
AMTA - American Massage Therapy Association
ATSUSC - Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada
AVSC - Arizona Veteran's Service Commission
AZDOE - Arizona Department of Education
BIA - Bureau of Indian Affairs
CAHEA - Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation
CCA - Career College Association
CNME - Council on Naturopathic Medical Education
CoARC - Council on Accreditation for Respiratory Care
COE - Council on Occupational Education
CORE - Council on Rehabilitation Education
DES - Department of Economic Security
DETC - Distance Education and Training Council
IAEI - International Association of Electrical Inspectors
IAPMO - International Association of Plumbing & Mechanical Officials
ICA - Industrial Commission of Arizona
IMDHA - International Medical & Dental Hypnotherapy Association
IMSTAC - Integrative Massage & Somatic Therapy Accreditation Council
INS - Immigration and Naturalization Service
JRCERT - Joint Review Committee for Education in Radiological Technology
JRCOMP - Joint Review Committee for Ophthalmic Medical Personnel
JRCRTE - Joint Review Commission for Respiratory Therapy Education
NACCAS - National Accrediting Commission of Cosmetology Arts & Sciences
NASAD - National Association of Schools of Art & Design
NASC - Commission of Colleges of the Northwest Association of Schools & Colleges
NBHHA - National Board of Hypnotherapy & Hypnotic Anesthesiology
NCRA - National Court Reporters Association
NDWD - Navajo Department & Workforce Development
NRA - National Rehabilitation Association
PTDI - Professional Truck Driver Institute
RRB - Railroad Retirement Board
SERP - Service Employment Redevelopment Program
SSA - Social Security Administration
TAA - Trade Assistance Act
TRA - Trade Readjustment Act
US Justice - U. S. Department of Justice
VocEd - Arizona State Department of Vocational Education
VR - Vocational Rehabilitation
WIA - Workforce Investment Act

Regional Institutional Accrediting Associations
MSA - Middle States Association of College and Universities
NEACHE - New England Association of Schools and Colleges
NCA - North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
NAAS - Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges
SACS - Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
WASC - Western Association of Schools and Colleges