The College of Public Health at George Mason University is an applicant for accreditation by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). We are currently accredited by CEPH as a program, offering the following degrees: PhD in Health Services Research; PhD in Public Health; an MPH with concentrations in Community Health Promotion, Epidemiology, Food Security and Nutrition, Global Health, Health Equity and Social Justice, Health Policy, and Public Health Practice; a MS in Global Health; and a BS in Community Health.


The College of Public Health is in the process of becoming accredited in the College category, with a CEPH accreditation site visit scheduled for July 2024.*

*Dates are subject to change


Academic programs in the College are accredited by the following national accrediting organizations:

Global and Community Health


PhD, Health Services Research; PhD, Public Health; MPH, MS in Global Health; BS in Community Health


Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)
1010 Wayne Avenue, Suite 220
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Next review date: Spring 2025


Health Administration and Policy

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MHA, Health Systems Management (On-Campus Program)

Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME) 
6110 Executive Blvd., Suite 614
Rockville, MD 20852
Next review date: Spring 2019


MS, Health Informatics

Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) 
233 N. Michigan Ave., 21st Floor
Chicago, IL 60601-5800
Next review date: Annual Review

BS, Health Administration, Health Systems Management concentration

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Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA)
1730 M St, NW, Suite 407
Washington, DC 20036
Next review date: 2020

School of Nursing

BSN (pre-licensure)

Virginia State Board of Nursing 
Department of Health Professions 
6603 West Broad Street, 5th Floor 
Richmond, VA 23230-1712 
Next review date: Annual review

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The baccalaureate degree programs in nursing/master's degree programs in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice programs at George Mason University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

655 K Street NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001

Social Work

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Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
1725 Duke Street, Suite 500
Alexandria, VA 22314-3457
Next review date: Spring 2026