Other Accreditation-Middle States Accreditation - Carnegie Mellon University

Other Accreditation

Several of Carnegie Mellon's colleges and schools seek discipline-specific accreditation for selected degree programs.  In each case, a link to the relevant accrediting agency is provided.  The authority of the discipline-specific agencies applies only to the programs reviewed.

Carnegie Institute of Technology (CIT)
Accreditation agency: Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
Year of initial accreditation: 1936 (Chemical, Civil, Electrical and Computer, Materials Science and Engineering, Mechanical); 1987 (Engineering and Public Policy)
Last reviewed: 2012-2013
Next review: 2018-2019
For information on the specific programs accredited by ABET, please visit the ABET website.

School of Architecture
Accreditation agency: National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB)
Year of initial accreditation: 1945/46
Last reviewed: 2010
Next review: 2018
For information on the specific programs accredited by NAAB, please visit the NAAB website.

School of Music
Accreditation agency: National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
Year of initial accreditation: 1951
Last reviewed: 2011-2012
Next review: 2021-2022
For information on the specific programs accredited by NASM, please visit the NASM website.

H. John Heinz III College
Accreditation agency: Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA)
Last reviewed: 2012-2013
Next review: 2019-2020
For information on the specific programs accredited by NASPAA, please visit the NASPAA website.

Tepper School of Business
Accreditation agency: Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB)
Last reviewed: 2014-2015
Next review: 2019-2020
For information on specific programs accredited by AACSB, please visit the AACSB website.