Recent Accreditation Decisions

ACEND® made the following accreditation decisions at its November 8, 2021, meeting.

Programs Placed on a Reduced Accreditation Term after a Progress Report

Dietetic Internship

  • Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

Substantive Program Changes

Dietetic Internship

  • University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR-Approve request to reorganize into a Future Education Model Graduate Program in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD-Approve request to reorganize into a Future Education Model Graduate Program in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN-Approve request to add a graduate degree
  • US Army Dietetic Internship, Fort Sam Houston, TX-Approve request to reorganize into a Future Education Model Graduate Program in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Marshall University, Marshall, WV-Approve request to add a graduate degree

Coordinated Program in Dietetics

  • University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY-Approve request to add a graduate degree

Programs Voluntarily Closing

(Submitted a Teach-out Plan)

Dietetic Internship

  • University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR (Effective August 12, 2022)
  • Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, DI (June 6, 2022)
  • South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD (Effective May 31, 2024)
  • US Army Dietetic Internship, Fort Sam Houston, TX (Effective October 31, 2023)