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Forest Institute of Professional Psychology

2885 W. Battlefield Road
Springfield, MO 65807
(417) 893-7950 (Main Phone)


Statement of Affiliation Status Click here for definitions...

Chief Executive Officer: Dr. Megan Weaver, Acting President
HLC Institution ID: 1942
Current Accreditation Status: Accredited
Candidacy Date(s): 06/23/1980 - 06/21/1983
Accreditation Date(s): 06/22/1983

Summary of Commission Review

Historical notes: Originally located in Des Plaines, Illinois. Moved to Wheeling, Illinois, and then to Springfield, Missouri.;
Accreditation notes: * Note on date of accreditation: In accordance with Commission policy on accreditation, the effective date of accreditation is June 22, 1983, the date of graduation of the Institute's first class.

Last Reaffirmation of Accreditation: 2004 - 2005

Next Reaffirmation of Accreditation: 2014 - 2015

Last Date of Information Change: 12/15/2014

Control: Private NFP
Degrees Awarded (details below): Doctors, Masters, Certificate

Organizational Profile Click here for definitions...

Enrollment Headcount (last updated: 11/20/2014)
  Full-Time                       Part-Time
Undergraduate: 0   0
Graduate: 199   55
Dual enrollment (high school) programs:   0  

Degree Programs (last updated: 11/20/2014)
  Programs Offered   Degrees Awarded in Last Reported Year
Associate Degrees 0   0
Bachelors Degrees 0   0
Masters Degrees 4   31
Specialist Degrees 0   0
Doctoral Degrees 1   26
Certificate Programs (last updated: 11/20/2014)
  Programs Offered   Certificates Awarded in Last Reported Year
Certificates 3   2

Off-Campus Activities (last updated: 01/09/2015)

In-State:   Campuses:   None.
    Additional Locations:   Forest Institute of Professional Psychology St Louis - Creve Coeur, MO;
Out-of-State:   Campuses:   None.
    Additional Locations:   None.
Out-of-U.S.:   Campuses:   None.
    Additional Locations:   None.