Proposed 2022 Standards

The ACEND® Board has released the proposed 2022 Accreditation Standards for Nutrition and Dietetics Coordinated Programs (CP), Didactic Programs (DPD), Internship Programs (DI), Technician Programs (DT) and Foreign Dietitian Programs (FDE). The draft 2022 Standards are the results of a planned five-year review cycle of the 2017 Accreditation Standards to ensure compliance with USDE regulations.

ACEND® requests your input on the draft 2022 Accreditation Standards using the survey link below. Once you access the survey you may choose to provide comments on the overall changes proposed or provide feedback on each standard. ACEND® greatly values your input. Please share this information with your constituents/colleagues. Public comments can be made until November 18, 2020. ACEND® provides the following resources for you to view the proposed Standards and to complete the survey:

Proposed 2022 Standards – Track Changes Accepted

Proposed 2022 Standards with Track Changes