Thank you for visiting the website of The Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE). It is my hope that our website serves your information needs and allows you to learn more about this agency.
CCE is the national accrediting Agency for Doctor of Chiropractic Programs within the United States. Accreditation provides assurances of educational quality and institutional integrity to governments, jurisdictional licensing and regulatory bodies, institutions, professional organizations, students, other accrediting agencies and the public at large.
The Council on Chiropractic Education accredits 15 Doctor of Chiropractic degree programs at 18 locations within the United States. The purpose of CCE is to promote academic excellence and to ensure the quality of chiropractic education.
CCE maintains recognition by the United States Department of Education as the national accrediting body for Doctor of Chiropractic Programs and chiropractic solitary purpose institutions of higher education. CCE is also recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and is a member of the Association of Specialized and Professional Accreditors (ASPA) and the CHEA International Quality Group (CIQG).
The CCE Accreditation Standards, Policies, Bylaws, and Manuals can be found on our website under the Publications tab. Accreditation decisions can be found under Recent Accreditation Actions. The Historical Development of the Council on Chiropractic Education can be found under History on the About CCE tab. There is much more contained within our website, providing additional information for your use.
Please contact us if you have questions and let us know how we might better serve you.
S. Ray Bennett
VP for Accreditation and Operations