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Professional Accreditation Schedule

We encourage you to review information on Professional Licensure Disclosure.

College of Arts, Languages & Letters

ProgramAccreditorDegreeAccredited ThroughExams Required for Licensure in Hawai\’i
MusicNASMBA/BMus/MA/MMus/PhD2032

College of Education

ProgramAccreditorDegreeAccredited ThroughExams Required for Licensure in Hawai’i
Athletic TrainingCAATEMS2022BOC
Curriculum StudiesAAQEPMEd2028
Early Childhood EducationAAQEPMEd2028
EducationAAQEPPhD2028
Education (Post-Baccalaureate)AAQEP2028Praxis*
Education (Teaching)AAQEPMEdT2028Praxis*
Educational AdministrationAAQEPMEd2028
Educational FoundationsAAQEPMEd2028
Educational PsychologyAAQEPMEd/PhD2028
Elementary EducationAAQEPBEd2028Praxis*
Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Science (KRS) – Health and Physical Education (HPE) TrackAAQEPBS2028Praxis*
Professional Educational PracticeAAQEPEdD2028
Secondary EducationAAQEPBEd2028Praxis*
Special EducationAAQEPMEd2028
Special Education (Post-Baccalaureate)AAQEP2028Praxis*
*Hawaii Teacher Standards Board (HTSB) Teacher Licensure Guide offers alternative methods for satisfying licensure requirements. See here for additional details.

College of Engineering

ProgramAccreditorDegreeAccredited ThroughExams Required for Licensure in Hawai’i
Civil EngineeringABETBSCurrentNCEES
Computer EngineeringABETBSCurrentNCEES
Construction EngineeringABETBSCurrentNCEES
Electrical EngineeringABETBSCurrentNCEES
Engineering ScienceABETBSCurrentNCEES
Mechanical EngineeringABETBSCurrentNCEES

College of Natural Sciences

ProgramAccreditorDegreeAccredited ThroughExams Required for Licensure in Hawai’i
ChemistryACSBS2024
Library and Information ScienceALAMLISc2022

College of Social Sciences

ProgramAccreditorDegreeAccredited ThroughExams Required for Licensure in Hawai’i
Psychology – Clinical PsychologyAPAPhD2021EPP or PEP
Public AdministrationNASPAAMPA2024
Urban and Regional PlanningPABMURP2024

College of Tropical Agriculture & Human Resources

ProgramAccreditorDegreeAccredited ThroughExams Required for Licensure in Hawai’i
Biological EngineeringABETBSCurrentNCEES
DieteticsACENDBS/MS*2023CDR

HawaiÊ»inuiÄkea School of Hawaiian Knowledge

ProgramAccreditorDegreeAccredited ThroughExams Required for Licensure in Hawai’i
HawaiianWINHECBA/MA2023
Hawaiian StudiesWINHECBA/MA2023

John A. Burns School of Medicine

ProgramAccreditorDegreeAccredited ThroughExams Required for Licensure in Hawai’i
Medical TechnologyNAACLSBS2030
Communications Sciences and DisordersASHA-CAAMS2029Praxis II Specialty Area Test
MedicineLCMEMD2025USMLE

Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work

ProgramAccreditorDegreeAccredited ThroughExams Required for Licensure in Hawai’i
EpidemiologyCEPHPhD2022
Public HealthCEPHBA/MS/
MPH/PhD
2022
Social WorkCSWEBSW/MSW2026ASWB

School of Architecture

ProgramAccreditorDegreeAccredited ThroughExams Required for Licensure in Hawai’i
ArchitectureNAABDArch2026ARE
Landscape ArchitectureLAABMLAAccreditation visit planned for 2022ARE

School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene

ProgramAccreditorDegreeAccredited ThroughExams Required for Licensure in Hawai’i
Dental HygieneCODABS2023CRTS, WREB, CDCA, SRTA
NursingCCNEBS/MS2029NCLEX
Nursing PracticeCCNEDNP2029NCLEX

School of Ocean & Earth Science & Technology

ProgramAccreditorDegreeAccredited ThroughExams Required for Licensure in Hawai’i
Ocean & Resources EngineeringABETMSCurrentNCEES

Shidler College of Business

ProgramAccreditorDegreeAccredited ThroughExams Required for Licensure in Hawai’i
AccountingAACSBBBA/MAcc2025CPA
Business AdministrationAACSBMBA/PhD2025
EntrepreneurshipAACSBBBA2026
FinanceAACSBBBA2025
General BusinessAACSBBBA2025
Human Resource ManagementAACSBBA/MHRM2025
International BusinessAACSBBBA2025
ManagementAACSBBBA2025
Management Information SystemsAACSBBBA/MS2025
MarketingAACSBBBA/MS2025
Travel Industry ManagementAACSBBS2025

William S. Richardson School of Law

ProgramAccreditorDegreeAccredited ThroughExams Required for Licensure in Hawai’i
LawABALLM/JD2023BAR

* The Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) is accredited with the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND). The University of Hawai’i at Mānoa (UHM) DPD results in a BS in Dietetics. The Individualized Supervised Practice Pathway (ISPP) is also accredited through ACEND. The UHM ISPP program results in a degree in MS Nutritional Sciences RDN concentration or can be taken by Post-Baccalaureate Unclassified students for individuals who possess an MS in Nutritional Sciences.