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February 2010 COA Decisions

Council on Social Work Education
Commission on Accreditation

The Commission on Accreditation (COA) took the following actions at its February 2010 meeting. Actions taken below are listed by decision category.

Reaffirm Accreditation for 8 Years

Baccalaureate

  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (WI)
  • Briar Cliff University (IA)
  • Evangel University (MO)
  • University of North Carolina at Pembroke (NC)
  • University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus (PR)
  • Kansas State University (KS)
  • Murray State University (KY)

Master’s

  • University of New England (ME)

Both Baccalaureate and Master’s

  • George Mason University (VA)
  • San Diego State University (CA)
  • Western Kentucky University (KY)

Reaffirm Accreditation for 8 Years with a Progress Report

Baccalaureate

  • Bethel College (KS)
  • Capital University (OH)
  • University of Sioux Falls (SD)
  • University of South Dakota (SD)

Master’s

  • University of Southern California (CA)

Restore to Full Accredited Status

Both Baccalaureate and Master’s

  • Bridgewater State College (MA)

Grant Initial Accreditation for 4 Years

Baccalaureate

  • Adrian College (MI)
  • Centenary College (NJ)

Master's

  • Millersville University of Pennsylvania / Shippensburg University (PA)
  • California State University, Dominguez Hills (CA)

Grant Candidacy Status

Baccalaureate

  • Lambuth University (TN)
  • Clarke College (IA)

Grant a Second Year of Candidacy

Baccalaureate

  • Point Loma Nazarene University (CA)

Master’s

  • Utah State University (UT)

Authorize a Site Visit for Initial Accreditation

Baccalaureate

  • University of Louisville (KY)
  • Oakland University (MI)

Master's

  • Azusa Pacific University (CA)
  • California State University, Fullerton (CA)
  • St. Cloud State University (MN)
  • Abilene Christian University (TX)
  • DePaul University (IL)
  • Touro College (NY)

Accept First Progress Report

Baccalaureate

  • Thomas University (GA)
  • Huntington University (IN)
  • Methodist University (NC)
  • Metropolitan State College of Denver (CO)
  • Mississippi College (MS)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (CO)

Master’s

  • North Carolina State University (NC)
  • Winthrop University (SC)
  • Kennesaw State University (GA)

Both Baccalaureate and Master’s

  • Morgan State University (MD)
  • California State University, Chico (CA)
  • Texas A&M University-Commerce (TX)

Request a Second Progress Report

Baccalaureate

  • Lindenwood University (MO)

Accept Second Progress Report

Baccalaureate

  • Midwestern State University (TX)
  • Georgian Court University (NJ)

Both Baccalaureate and Master’s

  • University of Central Florida (FL)

Issued a Letter of Instructions to the Site Visitor(s)

Baccalaureate

  • Kentucky Christian University (KY)
  • Pacific Lutheran University (WA)
  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Newark Campus (NJ)
  • State University of New York, College at Brockport (NY)
  • Buffalo State College (NY)
  • Mercy College (NY)
  • Metropolitan State University (MN)
  • University of West Florida (FL)
  • Coker College (SC)
  • Eastern University (PA)
  • University of Portland (OR)
  • Wright State University (OH)
  • Xavier University (OH)
  • Cleveland State University (OH)
  • St. Edward's University (TX)
  • Troy University (AL)
  • Union College (NE) 

Master’s

  • State University of New York, Binghamtom University (NY) 

Both Baccalaureate and Master’s

  • Kutztown University (PA)
  • New York University (NY)
  • San Francisco State University (CA)
  • University of Tennessee (TN)
  • Washburn University (KS)
  • Boise State University (ID)
  • University of Arkansas (AR)
  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (NJ)
  • University of Iowa (IA)