The University of Kentucky College of Public Health is accredited by the following independent agencies:

The Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

CEPH is an independent agency recognized by the US Department of Education to accredit schools of public health and public health programs offered in settings other than schools of public health. These schools and programs prepare students for entry into careers in public health. 

  • All Educational programs: Initial accreditation in 2005
  • Last site visit: April 12-14, 2010; Next site visit: 2017

CEPH

Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME)

CAHME is the only organization recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) to accredit graduate healthcare management programs in the United States & Canada. CAHME serves the public by promoting, evaluating, and improving the quality of graduate healthcare management education.

  • Master of Health Administration program: Initial accreditation in 1994
  • Last site visit: November 16-18, 2011; Next site visit: 2018

CAHME

CEPH Self-Study

The Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) is an independent agency recognized by the US Department of Education to accredit schools of public health and public health programs offered in settings other than schools of public health. These schools and programs prepare students for entry into careers in public health.

Periodic Reviews

Periodic Review is the primary vehicle for review for documentation of institutional effectiveness of educational and administrative units. University of Kentucky’s Governing Regulation IX requires that each educational and administrative unit in the University be reviewed comprehensively at regular intervals by an ad hoc committee.