Recent ACOE Accreditation Actions

March 20, 2012

 At its February 17-19, 2012 Winter meeting in Alexandria, Virginia the Accreditation Council on Optometric Education took the following actions:

 NOTE:  The date behind the names of the programs below is the next currently scheduled full evaluation visit.

 1. Preaccreditation Actions

  • None

2.  Initial Accreditation

  • None

 3.  Continuing Accreditation
Classification of "Accredited" continued following a full evaluation visit:

  • Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center Residency in Geriatric and Low Vision Rehabilitative Optometry, which is affiliated with University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Optometry (2019);
  • Lake City Veterans Affairs Medical Center Residency in Primary Eye Care/Low Vision, which is affiliated with Nova Southeastern University, College of Optometry (2019);
  • Nova Southeastern University, College of Optometry Residency in Pediatric Optometry and Binocular Vision (2020);
  • The Ohio State University College of Optometry Professional Optometric Degree Program (2019);
  • Tuscaloosa Veterans Affairs Medical Center Residency in Hospital-Based/Primary Care Optometry, which is affiliated with University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Optometry (2019);
  • Veterans Affairs Illiana Healthcare System Residency in Primary Eye Care, which is affiliated with Indiana University School of Optometry (2019);
  • Veterans Affairs Maryland Healthcare System, Baltimore Veterans Affairs Medical Center Residency in Ocular Disease, which is affiliated with Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University (2019);

 Classification of "Accredited with Conditions" raised to "Accredited" following a full evaluation visit:

  • Clayton Eye Center Residency in Primary Eye Care/Emphasis in Ocular Disease, which is affiliated with Nova Southeastern University, College of Optometry (2020);

 4.  Reconsideration of Accreditation Denial

  • None

5. Withdrawal of accreditation by ACOE

  • None

 6. Voluntary withdrawal of accreditation

  • None