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.
Learn more about the 2015 reaccreditation and Touro's self-study.
The Middle States Commission on Higher Education
3624 Market Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
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
The Pharmacy program at TUC is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). The Touro College of Pharmacy New York’s Doctor of Pharmacy program has been given the status of Accredited with Probation by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), for partial compliance with the following standards: Standard No. 8: Organization and Governance; Standard No. 9: Organizational Culture; Standard No. 10: Curriculum Design, Delivery, and Oversight; Standard No. 12: Pre-Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences (Pre-APPE) Curriculum; Standard No. 15: Academic Environment; Standard No. 17: Progression; Standard No. 19: Faculty and Staff – Qualitative Factors; Standard No. 24: Assessment Elements for Section I: Educational Outcomes; and Standard No. 25: Assessment Elements for Section II: Structure and Process. For an explanation of the program’s Accredited with Probation status, consult the Office of the Dean or ACPE.
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
135 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 4100
Chicago, IL 60603-4810
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).
American Occupational Therapy Association
4720 Montgomery Lane
PO Box 31220
Bethesda, MD 20824-1220
Council on Academic Accreditation
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
2200 Research Boulevard
Rockville, MD 20850-3289
The Master of Public Health (MPH) program at TUC is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).
Council for Accreditation of Teacher Preparation
2010 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20036
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
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
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.
Touro College is a member of the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U)