Non-Academic Specialized Accreditation

Non-Academic Areas

Sustainability at Creighton
Creighton is a member of three organizations, American College and University President's Climate Commitment (ACUPCC), the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education, Energy Star Partner, Fair Trade Colleges and Universities, and Tree Campus USA.

Health Sciences Continuing Education
Creighton University Health Science Continuing Education is the first university in the nation to received joint accreditation provider status with the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). Learn more about health sciences continuing education at Creighton.

Human Research Protection Program
The Human Subject Research Program is accredited by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs, Inc. (AAHRPP)

Intensive English Language Institute (IELI) is a member of the American Association of Intensive English Programs (AAIEP)

Research and Compliance is accredited by the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC International), a voluntary accrediting organization that enhances the quality of research, teaching, and testing by promoting humane, responsible animal care and use. It provides advice and independent assessments to participating institutions and accredits those that meet or exceed applicable standards. 

Student Counseling Services, a division of Student Life, is accredited by the International Association of Counseling Service (IACS).

Student Health Services, a division of Student Life, is one of only 16 college health centers in the nation accredited as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). Ambulatory health care organizations seeking accreditation by AAAHC undergo an extensive self-assessment and on-site survey by AAAHC expert surveyors- physicians, nurses and administrators who are actively involved in ambulatory health care.

James R. Russell Child Development Center has earned accreditation from the National Association of Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Academy for Early Childhood Program Accreditation and the national designation of a certified Nature Explore Classroom from the Arbor Day Foundation and Dimensions Educational Research Foundation. The goals of the Creighton Child Development Center are to help the child grow physically, intellectually, emotionally, and socially, and to care for the child in a loving and accepting atmosphere.