School of Public Health accreditation

The UTHealth School of Public Health has been continuously accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) since 1969. You may review our most recent self-study report submitted to CEPH.

Program- level accreditations

The Dietetic Internship is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

The Occupational and Environmental Medicine Residency is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

The master’s level Healthcare Management curriculum is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME). 

The master’s-level Industrial Hygiene curriculum is accredited by the Applied and Natural Science Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org

University accreditation

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificate, baccalaureate, masters, doctorate and special professional degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.

Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB), under the Texas Administrative Code, requires public and health-related institutions to publish information on their websites regarding the 18 Characteristics of Doctoral Education for each doctoral program offered at the institution. The information is intended to provide a guide to the general public who are interested in doctoral education, such as prospective students and their families.

View our most recent report.