Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
The CoA public comment system remains open for viewing while CoA reviews the comments received on the proposed Standards of Accreditation.
Listings of Accredited Programs
Up-to-date listings of programs’ accredited status:
News and Announcements
CoA Update, a quarterly newsletter, provides the latest news from the commission.
Other Program Statuses
Programs will remain on these lists for (1) calendar year after the effective date of the final decision.
Accreditation Process and Self-study
CoA Policies and Procedures
Frequently asked questions:
- About accreditation
The purpose of accreditation, kinds of accredited programs, understanding statuses of accreditation, etc.
- Choosing a program
The importance of accreditation, how to find and verify accredited programs, how to select a program, etc.
APA Accreditation: Protecting the Public
A brief history of CoA, describing its fundamental values and usual practices.
CoA Response to Student Petition Regarding the Internship Imbalance
Reviewing revisions to IR D.4-7(b) implemented in 2013, outlining additional developments to address concerns related to the internship imbalance.