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Accreditation


  • Maryville University of Saint Louis is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (reaffirmed 2005) and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, 30 N. LaSalle St., Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602-2504; phone: 800-621-7440. Individual programs are accredited or approved by:American Bar Association
    Standing Committee on Paralegals,
    321 North Clark Street
    Chicago, IL 60654-7598, phone 312-988-5000American Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
    4720 Montgomery Lane, P.O. Box 31220
    Bethesda, MD 20824, phone 301-652-2682
    www.acoteonline.org/Education-Careers/Accreditation.aspx
    email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org.Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs
    11520 West 119th Street
    Overland Park, KS 66213; phone 913-339-9356

    Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy
    Education of the American Physical Therapy Association
    1111 N. Fairfax Street
    Alexandria, VA 22314; phone 703-706-3245

    Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    One Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530
    Washington, DC 20036-1120; phone: 202-887-6791

    Council for Interior Design Accreditation (formerly known as FIDER)
    146 Monroe Center, NW, #1318
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2822; phone 616-458-0400

    Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (formerly NCATE)
    2010 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Suite 500
    Washington, DC 20036-1023; phone 202-223-0077

    Council on Rehabilitation Education, Inc.
    1699 Woodfield Road, Suite 300
    Schaumburg, IL 60173; phone: 847-944-1345

    The Rehabilitation Counseling program is fully accredited by the Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE) through the end of academic year 2020/2021. CORE is located at 1699 E. Woodfield Road, Suite 300, Schaumburg, IL 60173 (telephone number 847-944-1345). Students are admitted into the program during the fall, spring, and summer semesters. Program evaluation is conducted each semester using numerous procedures to assess student outcomes. There are four full-time faculty, two are tenured and two are on the tenure track. Over the past three academic years 58 students were enrolled in the program. Over the same time period 53 students graduated and the overall retention rate was 91.3%. Most students complete the program in 5-8 semesters and the average cost of the program is $33,600. The university has numerous scholarships that are available to students and the program has one scholarship specifically for rehabilitation counseling students. The employment rate for graduatin g students at six months is 94.4%. Students find employment with state vocational rehabilitation, non-for-profit community agencies, private for profit rehabilitation agencies, and the federal government. Graduates from Maryville’s Rehabilitation Counseling program are eligible to sit for the Certified Rehabilitation Counselor Exam and the National Counselor Exam (the licensure exam for Missouri). All graduates successfully complete a comprehensive oral exam and the pass rate for students taking the certified rehabilitation counselor exam is higher than the national average. Over the past five years, 38 students reported taking the Certified Rehabilitation Counselor Exam and 36 reported passing the exam. For more information on Maryville’s enrollment and graduation numbers please see Maryville’s Planning Reference Guide.

    Department of Elementary and Secondary Education of Missouri
    P.O. Box 480
    Jefferson City, MO 65102-0480; phone 573-751-2569

    Missouri State Board of Nursing
    3605 Missouri Boulevard, P.O. Box 656
    Jefferson City, MO 65102-0656; phone 573-751-0080

    National Association of Schools of Art and Design
    11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21
    Reston, VA 20190; phone 703-437-0700

    National Association of Schools of Music
    11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21
    Reston, VA 20190; phone 703-437-0700

    Speech-Language Pathology Graduate Program:

    The graduate program in Speech-Language Pathology at Maryville University has submitted its application for candidacy readiness status with the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA), and a formal site visit has been scheduled for September, 2015. The CAA may be contacted at:
    Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    American Speech-Language Hearing Association
    2200 Research Boulevard #310
    Rockville, MD 20850
    800-498-2071 FREE
    ***The graduate program is in the process of achieving CAA Candidacy Status. Until the process is complete, no graduate students will be enrolled.

    SLP GRADUATE PROGRAM:

    The graduate program in Speech-Language Pathology at Maryville University has submitted its application for candidacy readiness status with the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA), and a formal site visit has been scheduled for September 2015. The CAA may be contacted at:
    Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    American Speech-Language Hearing Association
    2200 Research Boulevard #310
    Rockville, MD 20850
    800-498-2071 FREE
    ***The graduate program is in the process of achieving CAA Candidacy Status. Until the process is complete, no students will be enrolled.

    Memberships

    Maryville is a member of the following organizations:

    American Association for State and Local History
    American Association of Colleges & Universities
    American Association of Colleges of Nursing
    American Association of Presidents of Independent Colleges & Universities
    American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
    American Association for Paralegal Education
    American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
    American Bar Association
    American Council on Education
    American Music Therapy Association
    Amigos Library Services
    Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs
    Association of Governing Boards
    Association of Independent Liberal Arts Colleges for Teacher Education
    Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions
    Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce
    The College Board
    College and University Personnel Association
    Council for Advancement and Support of Education
    Council for Higher Education Accreditation
    Council of Independent Colleges
    Educause
    Gateway Occupational Therapy Education Council
    Great Lakes Valley Conference
    Higher Education Consortium of Metropolitan St. Louis
    The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
    Independent Colleges & Universities of Missouri
    Metropolitan St. Louis Consortium for Educational Renewal
    Midwest Association of Financial Aid Associate
    Midwest Association of Student Employment Administrators
    Missouri Association of Financial Aid Professionals
    Missouri Association for Blacks in Higher Education
    Missouri Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
    Missouri Association of Colleges of Nursing
    Missouri Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
    Missouri Bibliographic Information User System (MOBIUS)
    Missouri Colleges Fund, Inc.
    Missouri Education and Research Consortium (MERC)
    Missouri Research and Education Network (MoreNet)
    National Association for Campus Activities (NACA)
    National Association of College and University Business Officers
    National Association of Financial Aid Associates
    National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
    National Association of Legal Assistants
    National Association of Schools of Art and Design
    National Association of Schools of Music
    National Association of Student Personnel Administrators
    National Collegiate Athletic Association
    National Council on Rehabilitation Education
    National Network for Educational Renewal
    National Student Clearinghouse
    OCLC
    Regional Chamber and Growth Association
    Saint Louis Regional Library Network
    Service Members Opportunity Colleges
    Society for College and University Planning
    World Affairs Council of St. Louis