• Accreditation Manager

    Job Location(s) US-NY-Old Westbury
    Posted Date 2 months ago(1/9/2020 2:30 PM)
    Job ID
    Dean's Office
    # of Openings
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Overview

    New York Institute of Technology offers 90 undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs in more than 50 fields of study, including computer science, data, and cybersecurity; biology and biomedical studies; architecture and design; engineering; health professions and medicine; IT and digital technologies; management; communications and marketing; education and counseling; and energy and sustainability. A nonprofit, independent, private, and nonsectarian institute of higher education, it welcomes more than 9,000 students worldwide. The university has campuses in New York City and Long Island, New York; Jonesboro, Arkansas; and Vancouver, British Columbia, as well as programs around the world.


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    For more information, visit nyit.edu.



    The Accreditation Manager will be responsible for facilitating an effective relationship between our program accreditor, the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA), and the College of Osteopathic Medicine (COM).  It is a newly-created position, and duties include, but are not limited to:


    • Preparing quantitative and qualitative reports for accrediting, regulatory, membership, and other entities;
    • Interpreting accreditation standards and working with the COM’s departments to ensure that those standards are met;
    • Writing sections of reports, policies, procedures, guidelines, and manuals;
    • Project management—from the coordination of meetings and taking of minutes to following up to ensure that action items are addressed on time;
    • Collecting information required—from square footage of facilities to academic policies;
    • Documenting all evidence in support of accreditation and maintaining those records on an ongoing basis;
    • Acting as a liaison between the accreditor and the COM; and
    • Other tasks as assigned.


    • Bachelor’s degree required
    • 3-5 years of professional experience—preferably in education, business, or health and human services
    • Accreditation expereince is preferred.
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills
    • Superior planning, organization, and time management skillsAbility to work independently and with good judgment
    • Proficiency in MS-Office


     Please submit cover letter & resume for consideration



    NYIT is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity



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