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Currently or Previously Affiliated Institutions - 04/24/2014

The directory of institutions provides information on institutions accredited by the Commission, those holding candidate for accreditation status, and those that previously held status, but have since closed, merged, or had their status withdrawn. It includes the Statement of Affiliation Status and Organizational Profile for each currently accredited and candidate institution, any Public Disclosure Notices that have been issued, and the most recent action letters from reaffirmations of accreditation occurring after June 2013.


Information provided on the Statement of Affiliation Status reflects the most recent actions of the Commission. The Commission has a multi-level decision process. Any institutional changes that are currently under review are not made public until final action has been taken.

**During the transition to the new Pathways model for reaffirmation of accreditation, some scheduled events are not displayed on this version of the Statement of Affiliation Status. Institutions can refer to the transition maps in the Open and Standard Pathways booklets for the timing of reviews. Institutions that have questions about other scheduled events should contact their HLC staff liaison.**

Illinois College of Optometry


3241 South Michigan Avenue

Chicago, IL 60616
(312) 949-7700 (Main Phone)

www.ico.edu

Statement of Affiliation Status Click here for definitions...


Chief Executive Officer: Dr. Arol Augsburger, President
HLC Institution ID: 1097
Current Accreditation Status: Accredited
Candidacy Date(s): 09/24/1963 - 03/25/1969
Accreditation Date(s): 03/26/1969


Summary of Commission Review


Last Reaffirmation of Accreditation: 2008 - 2009

Next Reaffirmation of Accreditation: 2018 - 2019

Last Date of Information Change: 01/09/2012

Control: Private NFP
Degrees Awarded (details below): Doctors


Stipulations on Affiliation Status:

None
Approval of New Degree Locations:
Prior Commission approval required.
Approval of Distance and Correspondence Courses and Programs:
The institution has not been approved for distance education.


Organizational Profile Click here for definitions...

Enrollment Headcount (last updated: 08/17/2013)
  Full-Time                       Part-Time
Undergraduate: 0   0
Graduate: 626   0
Dual enrollment (high school) programs:   0  



Degree Programs (last updated: 08/17/2013)
  Programs Offered   Degrees Awarded in Last Reported Year
Associate Degrees 0   0
Bachelors Degrees 0   0
Masters Degrees 0   0
Specialist Degrees 0   0
Doctoral Degrees 1   168
 
Certificate Programs (last updated: 08/17/2013)
  Programs Offered   Certificates Awarded in Last Reported Year
Certificates 0   0


Off-Campus Activities (last updated: )

In-State:   Campuses:   None.
         
    Additional Locations:   None.
         
Out-of-State:   Campuses:   None.
         
    Additional Locations:   None.
         
Out-of-U.S.:   Campuses:   None.
         
    Additional Locations:   None.