About CORE

CORE (Council on Rehabilitation Education) is a specialized accreditation organization that is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and a member of the Association of Specialized and Professional Accreditors (ASPA). CORE accredits graduate programs which provide academic preparation for a variety of professional rehabilitation counseling positions. CORE also accredits undergraduate programs in Rehabilitation and Disability Studies. The undergraduate Registry includes programs that meet curriculum and outcome standards and guidelines for undergraduate programs in rehabilitation. Undergraduate programs in the United States and Puerto Rico will remain on the Registry until October 1, 2017 during which time they will be given an opportunity to become accredited. CORE will no longer accept applications to the Registry after July 1, 2012.

College Programs Reviewed

Couselor Education

History of CORE

Name of Area at Time of Review: Department of Special Education, Rehabilitation, School Psychology, and Deaf Studies
Date: Fall 2012
Result: Approved

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