The CAHME Board of Directors took the actions below at its meeting on May 13, 2014:

The Criteria for CAHME accreditation can be accessed here.

Programs Re-Accredited

The following programs have been re-accredited, but are required to submit a progress report in one year on criteria as noted.

University of Central Florida

Master of Science in Health Services Administration Program
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria II.A.5, III.A.2, and III.C.2 required.

University of Missouri

Masters in Health Administration Program
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria I.A.1, I.A.3, II.A.1, and III.C.3 required.=

University of Oklahoma

Master of Health Administration Program
Reaccreditation: 3 years
Progress Report on criteria I.A.1, I.A.3, II.A.2, II.A.4, II.A.5, III.A.1, III.C.1, III.B.1, and III.C.3 required.

University of Pittsburgh

Master of Health Administration Program
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria III.A.1, III.C.2, and III.C.3 required.

University of Puerto Rico

Master in Health Services Administration Program
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria II.A.4, III.C.1, III.C.3, and IV.B.2 required.

University of Southern California

Masters in Health Administration Program
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria III.A.1 and III.C.3 required.

University of Washington-Seattle

Graduate Program in Health Services Administration
Reaccreditation: 7 years
Progress Report on criteria III.C.1 and IV.A.2 required.

Programs Initially Accredited

The following programs have been initially accredited, but are required to submit a progress report in one year on criteria as noted.

Seton Hall University

Master of Healthcare Administration Program
Initial Accreditation: 3 years
Progress Report on criteria I.A.2, I.B.1, II.A.1, II.A.2, II.A.4, III.A.1, III.C.2, III.C.3, IV.A.1, IV.B.2, and IV.C.1 required.

University of North Texas

Master of Health Administration Program
Initial Accreditation: 3 years
Progress Report on criteria III.B.2 and III.C.3 required.

Progress Reports

The CAHME Accreditation Council took the following actions on April 25, 2014:
Programs that have completed all requirements of accreditation:

First and Second year progress reports accepted and programs at the following universities deemed to be in full compliance with all criteria.

Baruch CUNY

Master of Business Administration in Health Care Administration

George Mason University

Master of Science in Health Systems Management, Executive Management Program

Georgia State University

Institute of Health Administration Program

University of Illinois-Chicago

Master of Healthcare Administration Program

Indiana University

Master of Health Administration

University of Memphis

Master of Health Administration

University of Miami

Executive MBA with Specialization in Health Sector Management and Policy

Penn State University

Masters of Health Administration Program

University of Scranton

Master in Health Administration Program

Simmons University

Graduate Program in Health Care Administration

University of South Carolina

Master of Healthcare Administration Program

University of South Florida

Master of Health Administration Program

University of Southern Maine

Masters in Health Policy and Management Program

University of Utah

Master of Healthcare Administration Program

Washington State University- Spokane

Graduate Program in Health Policy and Administration

CAHME Accepted First Year Progress Report and Requested a Second Year Progress Report

CAHME found that progress is needed in one or more criteria and requested a second year Progress Report to be submitted within 1 year.

Baylor University

Robbins MBA Healthcare Program
Progress Report on criteria IV.B.1 required.

University of Colorado- Denver (Executive)

Executive MBA in Health Administration Program
Progress Report on criteria I.A.3, II.A.4, III.C.2, III.C.3, IV.C.1 required.

George Washington University

Master of Health Services Administration Program
Progress Report on criteria I.A.4, II.A.3, III.A.1, and III.A.4 required.

University of Kansas Medical Center

Master of Health Services Administration Program
Progress Report on criteria II.A.4 and III.C.3 required.

New York University

Master of Public Administration in Health Policy Management Program
Progress Report on criteria II.A.3 and II.A.6 required.

Rush University

Master of Science in Health Systems Management Program
Progress Report on criteria I.A.1 required.

Texas State University-San Marcos

Graduate Program in Healthcare Administration
Progress Report on criteria I.A.2, II.A.1, II.A.5, III.A.4, III.C.3 required.

CAHME Rejected First Year Progress Report and Requested a Second Year Progress Report

CAHME found that Progress Reports lacked evidence to show progress toward satisfaction of criteria and required a second year Progress Report to be submitted within one year.

University of Iowa

Master of Health Administration Program
Progress Report on criteria I.A.1, I.A.2, II.A.3, III.A.1, III.A.3, and III.C.2 required.

University of St. Thomas

Healthcare MBA Program
Progress Report on criteria I.A.2, I.B.2, II.A.1, III.B.1, III.C.1, III.C.3, and III.A.1 required.

Appeal Actions

The CAHME Board of Directors voted to grant the appeal of Temple University. The Program is granted a seven (7) year accreditation from the date of the site visit.

Withdrawal of Accreditation

Texas Tech University’s Program in Health Organization Management has withdrawn from accreditation and is no longer CAHME accredited.