Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education

KY ACM Programs Transitioning Out

As part of Kentucky's academic review process, the programs below will be transitioned out of those qualifying for Academic Common Market (ACM). This change will not affect students already enrolled in these programs, but only applies to students applying as of January 1, 2022.

For a full list of programs not qualifying for ACM, see the denied programs listing.


After Fall 2021 no additional ACM certificates will be completed. Students must have been enrolled by Fall 2021 to particiate in these programs.
Out-of-State ACM Institution, Degree, Major Kentucky Institution, Degree, Major
That is More Than 50% Similar
Auburn University
Bachelor of Science
Microbial, Cellular & Molecular Biology/Microbiology
Northern Kentucky University
Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences
Cellular, Molecular, Genetics Track
Auburn University 
Bachelor of Biosystems Engineering
Biosystems Engineering/Ecological
University of Kentucky
Biosystems Engineering Bachelor of Science
Bioenvironmental
East Tennessee State University
Bachelor of Science
Digital Media
Northern Kentucky University
Bachelor of Arts
Media Informatics
Florida State University
Master of Science
Instructional Systems and Learning Technologies
Eastern Kentucky University
Instructional Design and Learning Technology
Louisiana State University
Master of Science
Finance
University of Kentucky
Master of Science
Finance
Middle Georgia State University
Bachelor of Science
Aviation Science and Management
Eastern Kentucky University
Bachelor of Science
Aviation
Old Dominion University
Master of Science
Aerospace Engineering
University of Kentucky 
Master of Science
Aerospace Engineering
Radford University
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Dance
University of Kentucky
Bachelor of Arts
Dance
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Master of Public Health
Public Health/Epidemiology and International Health
Eastern Kentucky University
Master of Public Health
University of Alabama in Huntsville
Master of Science
Aerospace Systems Engineering
University of Kentucky 
Master of Science
Aerospace Engineering
University of Alabama in Huntsville
Bachelor of Science
Cybersecurity
Northern Kentucky University
Bachelor of Science
Cybersecurity
University of Georgia
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Dance
University of Kentucky
Bachelor of Arts
Dance
University of Georgia 
Bachelor of Science
Genetics
Northern Kentucky University
Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences
Cellular, Molecular, Genetics Track
University of Louisiana at Monroe
Master of Arts
Marriage and Family Therapy
Western Kentucky University
Counseling Marriage, Couple and Family Counseling
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Master of Arts
Instructional Systems Development Training Systems
Eastern Kentucky University
Master of Science
Instructional Design and Learning Technology
University of South Carolina - Columbia
Bachelor of Arts
Media Arts
Northern Kentucky University
Bachelor of Arts
Electronic Media & Broadcasting
University of South Carolina - Columbia
Bachelor of Science
Sport and Entertainment Management
Northern Kentucky University
Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Arts
Sports Business and Event Planning
University of South Carolina - Columbia
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communications
Visual Communications
Northern Kentucky University
Bachelor of Arts
Journalism
University of Southern Mississippi
Bachelor of Arts
Media and Entertainment Arts/Film
Northern Kentucky University
Bachelor of Arts
Electronic Media & Broadcasting
and
Western Kentucky University 
Bachelor of Arts
Film
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Doctor of Philosophy
Aerospace Engineering
University of Kentucky 
Doctorate
Aerospace Engineering
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Master of Science
Aerospace Engineering
University of Kentucky 
Master of Science
Aerospace Engineering
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Supply Chain Management/Business Analytics
Northern Kentucky University
Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Arts
Global Supply Chain Management

After Summer 2022 no additional ACM certificates will be completed. Student must be enrolled by summer 2022 to receive ACM certification.
Out-of-State ACM Institution, Degree, Major Kentucky Institution, Degree, Major
That is More Than 50% Similar
Auburn University 
Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering
Aerospace Engineering
University of Kentucky
Bachelor of Science
Aerospace Engineering
Mississippi State University
Bachelor of Science
Aerospace Engineering
University of Kentucky
Bachelor of Science
Aerospace Engineering
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
Bachelor of Science
Aerospace Engineering
University of Kentucky
Bachelor of Science
Aerospace Engineering
University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa
Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering
Aerospace Engineering
University of Kentucky
Bachelor of Science
Aerospace Engineering
University of Oklahoma
Bachelor of Science
Aerospace Engineering
University of Kentucky
Bachelor of Science
Aerospace Engineering
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Bachelor of Science
Aerospace Engineering
University of Kentucky
Bachelor of Science
Aerospace Engineering
University of Alabama in Huntsville
Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering
Aerospace Engineering
University of Kentucky
Bachelor of Science
Aerospace Engineering

Last Updated: 9/6/2021