Northeast Ohio Medical University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), an independent corporation that was founded in 1895 as one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States. HLC accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central region, which includes 19 states.
In 2013 NEOMED was reaccredited by the Commission for ten years, the maximum period possible.
The university's next site visit by a Commission team will be conducted in 2022-23. View the University’s current status of affiliation with the HLC.
College of Medicine
The College of Medicine is fully accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME). The last comprehensive site visit took place in March 2011. The LCME continued the accreditation of the NEOMED’s educational program leading to the M.D. degree for an eight-year term. The next LCME comprehensive site visit will take place during the 2018-2019 academic year.
College of Pharmacy
The College of Pharmacy doctor of pharmacy program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE).
Master of Public Health Program
NEOMED’s Master of Public Health program is offered as part of the Consortium of Eastern Ohio Master of Public Health (CEOMPH), a partnership between The University of Akron, Cleveland State University, NEOMED, Ohio University and Youngstown State University.
CEOMPH is fully accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).
Accredited Continuing Professional Education Programs
Continuing Medical Education
NEOMED’s Office of Continuing Professional Education has been fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) since 1983, and was awarded Accreditation with Commendation in 2012. This status is awarded to less than a quarter of those who apply.
Continuing Pharmacy Education
NEOMED began offering Continuing Pharmacy Education in 2007, and is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). In the Spring of 2013 the Office of Continuing Professional Education received continued accreditation from the ACPE.