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 870 specialty areas and programs at 405 colleges and universities, 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

Message from CACREP Board Chair
08.13.2020

Dear Counseling Community, The COVID-19 pandemic has catapulted our world, nation, and profession into an unparalleled era.

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Moratorium on Site Visit Overrides
08.10.2020

The CACREP Board of Directors (BOD) is placing a moratorium, effective immediately, on the procedural ability for a program to override not being recommended during the initial desk review to proceed to site visit planning.

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Federal Requirement for Professional Licensure Disclosure
07.16.2020

A new federal rule went into effect on July 1, 2020 that requires all institutions of higher education, receiving federal financial aid, to inform students if they will be qualified to practice in the state where they are situated upon graduation.

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Training

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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