Accreditation Institutes

Led by experienced professionals from NACEP-accredited concurrent enrollment programs, this in-depth workshop features strategies for implementing NACEP’s national standards that enhance the quality of concurrent enrollment programs.

The Virtual Accreditation Institute (October 5-7, 2022) will offer recorded content including topical discussions and a live Q & A session daily (October 5-7) at 1:00 pm EST. All registered participants will have access to the Accreditation Institute recordings and supplemental materials through June 2023.

Click here to register for the in-person Accreditation Institute, which will occur November 9 in Minneapolis, Minnesota at the conclusion of the NACEP National Conference.

Applying for NACEP Accreditation in the 2023-2024 cycle?
Remember that applicants must have participated in an accreditation institute one year prior to submission of your program's Letter of Intent. The Letter of Intent for the 23-24 cycle will launch December 1, 2022.

Experienced trainers from leading NACEP-accredited programs cover the following learning objectives:

  • The importance of upholding high standards to ensure the academic integrity of college courses
  • Ways to engage faculty and other key stakeholders in implementing quality improvement practices
  • The range of practices described by NACEP’s standards
  • Strategies for conducting a self-study to align a concurrent enrollment program with NACEP’s national standards
  • Types of documentary evidence necessary to assemble an exemplary accreditation application
  • How to navigate NACEP’s peer-review program accreditation

NACEP's Accreditation Institute is great for:

  • the college or university’s concurrent enrollment coordinator,
  • the college or university’s chief academic officer or designee,
  • college faculty who provide academic oversight over courses offered for concurrent enrollment, and
  • key high school partners, such as a school district superintendent, district or school-based concurrent enrollment coordinator, or high school principal.

Accreditation Institute Resources- 2021 National Conference (Restricted)

Accreditation Institute Resources (Restricted)

Resources from NACEP's Accreditation Institute are restricted to individuals who have attended an Institute previously. Please contact accreditation@nacep.org, if this applies to you and you need the password to access these materials.

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