Programs Under Review

The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND®) periodically reviews the practices, procedures and educational outcomes of its accredited programs. This process includes the consideration of third-party comments regarding the program's compliance with the accreditation standards, which may be obtained from the Academy website eatrightPRO.org/acend. Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of the educational program and should be sent to the attention of Mary Ann Taccona, MBA, RDN, LDN, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2190, Chicago, Illinois 60606-6995.

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Submitted an Application for Candidacy for Accreditation

Below are programs that submitted an application for Candidacy for Accreditation. Third-party comments must be received 30 days prior to the program's scheduled site visit and will be forwarded to the appropriate program director for response during the review process.

Coordinated Programs

Dates

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama

07/31/17-
08/01/17

Pace University
Pleasantville, New York

09/25/17-
09/26/17

 

Dietetic Internships

Dates

Delicious Living Nutrition
Hyannis, Massachusetts

10/16/17-
10/17/17

 

Seeking Full Accreditation or Reaccreditation

The following programs are seeking full accreditation or reaccreditation. Third party comments must be received 30 days prior to the program's scheduled site visit and will be forwarded to the appropriate program director for response during the review process.

Coordinated Programs in Dietetics

Dates

USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology
Los Angeles, California

09/24/17-
09/26/17

Purdue University
West Lafayette, Indiana

11/05/17-
11/07/17

Johns Hopkins University/Bayview Medical Center
Baltimore, Maryland

11/05/17-
11/07/17

 

Dietetic Internships

Dates

University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska

09/24/17-
09/26/17

Idaho State University
Pocatello, Idaho

10/01/17-
10/03/17

The University of Tennessee Knoxville
Knoxville, Tennessee

10/01/17-
10/03/17

Carondelet Health Network Dietetic Internship
Tucson, Arizona

10/29/17-
10/31/17

Samford University
Birmingham, Alabama

11/05/17-
11/07/17

Bay Pines VA Healthcare System
Bay Piines, Florida

11/05/17-
11/07/17

Louisiana Tech University
Ruston, Louisiana

11/05/17-
11/07/17

University of the Incarnate Word
San Antonio, Texas

11/05/17-
11/07/17

University of North Carolina Greensboro
Greensboro, North Carolina

11/12/17-
11/14/17

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Blacksburg, Virginia

11/12/17-
11/14/17

Boston University/Sargent College
Boston, Massachusetts

12/03/17-
12/05/17

Eastern Illinois University
Charleston, Illinois

12/10/17-
12/12/17 

 

Didactic Programs

Dates

New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, New Mexico

09/17/17-
09/19/17

Idaho State University
Pocatello, Idaho

10/01/17-
10/03/17

South Dakota State University
Brookings, South Dakota

10/01/17-
10/03/17

The University of Tennessee Knoxville
Knoxville, Tennessee

10/01/17-
10/03/17

Louisiana Tech University
Ruston, Louisiana

11/05/17-
11/07/17

Purdue University
West Lafayette, Indiana

11/05/17-
11/07/17

Samford University
Birmingham, Alabama

11/05/17-
11/07/17

South Carolina State University
Orangeburg, South Carolina

11/05/17-
11/07/17

University of the Incarnate Word
San Antonio, Texas

11/05/17-
11/07/17

University of California Davis
Davis, California

11/12/17-
11/14/17

University of North Carolina Greensboro
Greensboro, North Carolina

11/12/17-
11/14/17

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Blacksburg, Virginia

11/12/17-
11/14/17

Boston University/Sargent College
Boston, Massachusetts

12/03/17-
12/05/17

University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
Colorado, Springs, Colorado

12/03/17-
12/05/17

 

Dietetic Technician Programs

Dates

Milwaukee Area Technical College
West Allis, Wisconsin

10/01/17-
10/03/17

Southern Maine Community College
South Portland, Maine

10/22/17-
10/24/17

Orange Coast College
Costa Mesa, California

11/05/17-
11/07/17

Delgado Community College
New Orleans, Louisiana

11/05/17-
11/07/17

Erie Community College
Williamsville, New York

11/05/17-
11/07/17

 

Program Assessment Report to Reaffirm Accreditation

Below are programs with a Program Assessment Report due May 2017. Third-party comments for these programs should be postmarked no later than August 2017.

 

Didactic Programs in Dietetics

University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Lafayette, Louisiana

University of Maine
Orono, Maine

Andrews University
Berrien, Michigan

Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, Michigan

The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio

Stephen F. Austin State University
Nacogdoches, Texas

Norfolk State University
Norfolk, Virginia


Dietetic Internships

OSF St Francis Medical Center
Peoria, Illinois

University of Maine
Orono, Maine

Andrews University
Berrien, Michigan

Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, Michigan

The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio


Dietetic Technician Program

Santa Rosa Junior College
Santa Rosa, California

Hillsborough Community College
Tampa, Florida