Accreditation

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practitioners, engaging communities, 
and advancing social justice.

Graduating socially responsible
practitioners, engaging communities,
and advancing social justice.

Approvals

Adler University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Higher Learning Commission
 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, Illinois 60604-1413
Phone: (800) 621-7440 / 312-263-7462
email: info@hlcommission.org
website: www.ncahlc.org



American Psychological Association


Adler University offers a doctoral program in clinical psychology at the Chicago campus that is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA). Questions about the accreditation status of the Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology program can be directed to the address above.

American Art Therapy Association (AATA)

225 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
888-290-0878

The Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology: Art Therapy degree program (Chicago Campus) is approved by the American Art Therapy Association (AATA).

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)

1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 510
Alexandria, VA  22314
703-535-5990

The Master of Arts in Counseling: Clinical Mental Health Counseling program (Chicago Campus) is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).

Council of Rehabilitation Education (CORE)

1699 E. Woodfield Road, Suite 300
Schaumburg, Illinois 60173
847-944-1345

The Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology, Specialization in Rehabilitation Counseling is accredited by the Council of Rehabilitation Education (CORE).

Ministry of Advanced Education, Degree Quality Assessment Board (DQAB)
Government of British Columbia
PO Box 9177
Victoria, BC,
V8W 9H8, Canada.
Phone: 604-660-2421

All of Adler University's programs offered at the Vancouver campus are offered under the written consent of the British Columbia Minister of Advanced Education having undergone a quality assessment process and been found to meet the criteria established by the Ministry. Note that prospective students are responsible for satisfying themselves that the program and the degree will be appropriate to their needs. 

Illinois Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Professional Certification Association (IAODAPCA Inc.)
401 East Sangamon Avenue
Springfield, IL 62702
Phone: 217-698-8110

Documents confirming Adler’s accreditation status can be reviewed by contacting the Adler University Compliance Department.