Proposed 2022 Standards

The ACEND® Board has released the second draft of the proposed 2022 Accreditation Standards for Nutrition and Dietetics Coordinated Programs (CP), Didactic Programs (DPD), Internship Programs (DI), Technician Programs (DT) Foreign Dietitian Programs (FDE). This draft of the 2022 Standards is the result of a planned five-year review cycle of the 2017 Accreditation Standards followed by one round of public comments completed in Fall 2020 to ensure compliance with USDE regulation.

ACEND requests your input on this second draft 2022 Accreditation Standards using the survey link below. ACEND greatly values your input. Please share this information with your constituents/colleagues. Public comments can be made until June 18, 2021. ACEND provides the following resources for you to view the revised proposed Standards and to complete the survey:

Complete the survey here
Detailed summary of proposed changes webinar
Rationale for Proposed New Skills KRD 3.4 and CRDNs 3.3-3.6

Revised Proposed 2022 Standards – Track Changes Accepted

Revised Proposed 2022 Standards with Track Changes