Revisions Made to ACEND 2017 Standards

In fall 2016 ACEND® released the revised 2017 Accreditation Standards for Coordinated Programs in Nutrition and Dietetics, Didactic Programs in Nutrition and Dietetics, Nutrition and Dietetic Internship Programs, Nutrition and Dietetics Technician Programs, Foreign Dietitian Education Programs and International Dietitian Education Programs.. In January 2018 ACEND® made several changes to the 2017 Standards. The changes made to the standards can be viewed below.

All existing accredited programs are expected to come into compliance with the revised 2017 Accreditation Standards by July 1, 2018.