Recent Accreditation Decisions

ACEND® following accreditation decisions at its January 27-29, 2021 meeting.

Grant Candidacy for Accreditation

Dietetic Internship

  • University of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
  • Community Support Services Inc, Gaithersburg, MD

Full and Continued Accreditation

Coordinated Programs in Dietetics

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 
  • Texas Christian University, Ft Worth, Texas

Didactic Programs in Dietetics

  • Murray State University, Murray, KY
  • Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Okla.
  • Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio
  • Texas Christian University, Ft Worth, Texas
  • Radford University, Radford, Va.

Dietetic Internship

  • Maricopa County Department of Public Health, Phoenix, Ariz.
  • Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University, Baton Rouge, LA
  • Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, La.
  • Beaumont Health System, Royal Oak, Mich.
  • Keene State College, Keene, N.H.
  • City University of New York, New York, N.Y.
  • Be Well Solutions, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Okla.
  • Utah State University-Salt Lake, Utah

Dietetic Technician Programs

  • Sinclair Community College, Dayton, Ohio

Full and Continued Accreditation after a Progress Report

Coordinated Program in Dietetics

  • Rowan University, Glassboro, N.J.
  • Washington State University-Spokane, Wash.

Didactic Programs in Dietetics

  • Tennessee State University, Nashville, Tenn.

Dietetic Internships

  • Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif
  • Sea Mar Community Health Center, Seattle, Wash

Programs Placed on a Reduced Term after a Site Visit

Didactic Programs in Dietetics

  • Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio-Continue accreditation on a reduced term ending January 29, 2024
  • Northeastern State University, Muskogee, Okla.-Continue accreditation on a reduced term ending January 29, 2024

Dietetic Internships

  • Texas A&M University Kingsville, Texas-Continue current accreditation status with a reduced term ending January 24, 2022

Major Programmatic Change Approved

Coordinated Program in Dietetics

  • Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI-Approve request to close undergraduate track

Dietetic Internships

  • Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, Ga.- Approve request to change the program completion requirements to include a graduate degree
  • Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. – Approve request to reorganize into a Future Education Model Graduate Demonstration program
  • North Carolina Central University, Durham, N.C.- Approve request to reorganize into a Future Education Model Graduate Demonstration program
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, Pa- Approve request to reorganize into a Future Education Model Graduate Demonstration program

Programs Voluntarily Closing

(Submitted Teach-Out Plan)

Dietetic Internship

  • Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa- Effective August 16, 2022.
  • Michigan Medicine at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.-Effective July 1, 2021
  • North Carolina Central University, Durham, N.C.- Effective June 30, 2023
  • University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.-Effective January 1, 2024
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, Pa.- Effective May 31, 2021