ACEND Decision Calendars

Beginning January 2022, the ACEND Board will follow the schedule for program accreditation decisions noted in the table below. The accreditation decision letter is emailed to programs two weeks after the Board meeting.

Site Visits

Site Visit Occurs During: Program will be reviewed at the following Board Meeting:
January – March October
April – June January
July – October April
November – December July

Substantive Changes and Reorganization Reports

Refer to the substantive change guidelines document to identify which program changes require Board approval.

Substantive Change Received by ACEND between: Substantive Change will be reviewed at the following Board Meeting:
January 1 – March 31 July
April 1 – June 30 October
July 1 – September 30 January
October 1 – December 31 April