Welcome to CACREP

WHAT IS CACREP?

CACREP accredits master’s and doctoral degree programs in counseling and its specialties that are offered by colleges and universities in the United States and throughout the world.

More and more programs are seeking CACREP accreditation. There are over 860 currently accredited programs, and counting!

The 2023 Standards Revision Process

The 2023 Standards Revision Committee has begun the process of reviewing and revising the 2023 Standards. Future annoucements and opportunities for feedback will be forthcoming. Read More

The 2023 Standards Revision Process
Why Attend an Accredited Program?
Why should your program become accredited?
Why Become a Professional Counselor?

Find CACREP Programs

Use our interactive searchable directory to find CACREP accredited programs.

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News

Public Notice of Accreditation Decision: January 2020
04.01.2020

The Board met on January 16-18, 2020 and made the following January 2020 Accreditation Decisions.

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CACREP Response to COVID-19
03.05.2020

CACREP is closely monitoring the information emerging regarding the spread and scale of the COVID-19 virus and its potential impact on Counseling programs and scheduled site visits. To read CACREP’s March 4th 2020 statement click here To read about Practicum and Internship accommodations click here To read about accreditation extensions and annual dues click here For FAQs by Programs click here  For FAQs by Students click here To find Resources for Universities click here  To find what certification and licensing boards are doing click here.

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New Board Members Selected
02.11.2020

At the January 2020 meeting in San Diego, the CACREP Board selected 3 new Board members: Margaret Glenn from West Virginia University Bita Rivas from California State University Sacramento Christopher Schmidt from Villanova University in Pennsylvania The three will begin their term on July 1, 2020.

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Training

How to Write A CACREP Self-Study Workshop
Friday, May 15, 2020
9:00am — 5:00pm

This hands-on workshop will address the process of preparing to write your CACREP Self-Study.

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How to Write A CACREP Self-Study Workshop
Thursday, October 29, 2020
9:00am — 5:00pm

This hands-on workshop will address the process of preparing to write your CACREP Self-Study.

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