Continuing Education

Please note that for some disciplines we have not yet received final credit approval. We will update this list as we receive these notifications, so if you do not see your credit type listed, check back at a later time. Also note that for most types of credit we are able to list a “pending” statement and those can be found below.

  • CME: The American College Health Association (ACHA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
    ACHA designates this live activity for a maximum of 26 AMA PRA Category 1 credits.™ Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • AAFP: This live activity, ACHA 2019 Annual Meeting: Elevating Well-Being, with a beginning date of 05/28/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 26 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
  • CNE: This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association Approver Unit, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
  • CHES®/MCHES®: Sponsored by ACHA, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES®) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES®) to receive up to 26 total Category 1 continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced-level contact hours available are 25.
  • PsyCE: ACHA is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. ACHA maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This program has been awarded 26 hours of continuing education for psychologists.
  • NBCC: The American College Health Association has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6397. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. ACHA is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.
  • NASW: This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886508715-2619) for 26 continuing education contact hours.
  • CPEU: This activity has been approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration for 26 CEPUs.
  • AHIMA: This program has been approved for 84 continuing education unit(s), with a maximum of 26 CEU(s) per participant, for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). Granting prior approval from AHIMA does not constitute endorsement of the program content or its program sponsor.
  • ACPE: The University of Maryland School of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Sessions included in this activity may be eligible for ACPE credit; see final CPE activity announcement for specific details.


Overall Purpose: In keeping with the ACHA Strategic Plan, the purpose of the ACHA Annual Meeting is to provide high-quality education to college health professionals, students, and other stakeholders to enhance the skills and capacities needed to advance health and build healthier campus communities.

Target Audience: The target audience for the ACHA Annual Meeting includes college health professionals, students, and other stakeholders.

Commercial Support: At the time of this posting, we have received commercial support from Gilead, GSK, Binx Health, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Hologic, and Pfizer.

Sponsor Disclosures: At the time of posting, we have received general meeting sponsorship from the American College Health Foundation, UnitedHealthcare StudentResources, Aetna Student Health, Anthem, Inc., Wellfleet Student, GeoBlue, Relation Insurance, and Academic HealthPlans.

Non Endorsement: ACHA does not endorse any products or services that are displayed or referred to in conjunction with this activity and is not responsible for the actual presentation of content during scientific sessions.

Successful Completion: Participants must attend the entire session and complete the evaluation online in order to earn credit hours and obtain a CE certificate. Further instructions will be included in the registration materials you will receive on-site.