School of Medicine Coronavirus Update:
Read for more details specific to medical students and School of Medicine events.

Accreditation Statements

The programs of the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine are accredited by the following agencies:

Medical Doctor (MD) Degree


Master of Science (MS) / Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Biomedical Sciences

  • Higher Learning Commission / North Central Association - (www.ncahlc.org)

Residency & Fellowship Programs

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education - (www.acgme.org)

  • Family Practice Residency
    • Addiction Medicine Fellowship
    • Geriatric Medicine Fellowship
    • Sports Medicine Fellowship
  • Internal Medicine Residency
    • Cardiology Fellowship
    • Interventional Cardiology Fellowship
    • Endocrinology Fellowship
    • Hematology-Oncology Fellowship
    • Nephrology Fellowship
    • Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship
  • Medicine / Pediatrics Residency
  • Neurology Residency
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology Residency
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
  • Pediatrics Residency
    • Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellowship
  • Psychiatry Residency
    • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship
    • Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship
  • Surgery Residency

Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) - (www.ada.org/en/coda)

  • General Practice Residency - Dental

Continuing Medical Education

  • Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education - (www.accme.org)

Forensic Science Program & Laboratory

  • Master of Science by American Academy of Forensic Sciences - (www.aafs.org)
  • DNA Laboratory by Forensic Quality Services International as ISO 17025 

Animal Resources Facility

  • Association for the Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care - (www.aaalac.org)