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Accreditation and Membership Information

New York Medical College is chartered by the Regents of the State of New York and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), the institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. New York Medical College degree programs are registered with the New York State Education Department. Following is a list of accrediting agencies that accredit the college as a whole as well as specific degree programs.

College Accreditation

New York State Office of Higher Education
New York State Education Building
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12234
Phone: (518) 486-3633

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
1007 North Orange Street, 4th Floor, MB #166
Wilmington, Delaware 19801
Phone: (267) 284-5011

School and Program Accreditation


School of Medicine

Doctor of Medicine (M.D. Program)
Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) Council on Medical Education
American Medical Association
330 North Wabash Avenue
Suite 39300, Chicago, Illinios 60611-5885
Telephone: (312) 464-4933


School of Health Sciences and Practice

Public Health Programs (doctoral and master’s degrees)
Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)
1010 Wayne Avenue, Suite 220
Silver Spring, Maryland 20910
Telephone: (202) 789-1050

Doctor of Physical Therapy
Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
3030 Potomac Avenue, Suite 100
Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085
Telephone: (703) 706-3245

Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
2200 Research Boulevard, #310
Rockville, Maryland 20850
Telephone: (800) 498-2071


Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Master of Science in Clinical Laboratory Science
National Accreditation Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
5600 North River Road, Suite 720
Rosemont, Illinios 60018-5119
Telephone: (773) 714-8880