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The Commission on the Accreditation of
Programs in Applied and Clinical Sociology


CAPACS News

Read the Commission's Statement Welcoming International Programs. Read more...

Preview articles on accreditation and Commissioners' other contributions to the literature on the CAPACS "Resources" web page.

The Commission invites you to contact us about CAPACS accreditation for your Program in Applied, Clinical, or Public Sociology, or Sociological Practice. Contact us.

The Midyear CAPACS Board Meeting will be held on Saturday, February 9th (1-5 p.m.), and Sunday, February 10th (8:30-11:30 a.m.) 2019 at the Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta—Buckhead (formerly the Double Tree by Hilton Atlanta – Buckhead). Read more...

Meet the Commission at Upcoming Informational Sessions

Please visit the CAPACS Workshop and Informational Session web page for information on upcoming CAPACS Accreditation Review Committee (ARC) and Site Visit Team (SVT) Training Workshops and CAPACS Informational Sessions. Read more...

Program News

See Slides, Photos, and a Press Release for Some CAPACS Programs. Read more...

Commissioners’ Corner

CAPACS invites undergraduate and graduate programs in applied, clinical, and engaged public sociology and sociological practice to download a PDF of the Commission's informational slideshow on accreditation, a published article on "Accreditation" co-authored by CAPACS Chair, Dr. Michael Fleischer, and CAPACS Vice-Chair, Dr. Norma Winston, and the “CAPACS Ad” for department newsletters, colleagues, alumni, and friends. Click here for more information….

CAPACS Quick-Tips

Make sure your program in applied, clinical, or engaged public sociology, or sociological practice is ready for CAPACS accreditation. Read more

Know the suggested timelines for accreditation and reaccreditation, and site visitations.

Download the "Big City University Self Study Report Template" (narrative only) in PDF for preparing your Program Report. A Word version also is available on the "Preparing for Accreditation" web page.

For more information or assistance, please "Contact CAPACS