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 a mix of live and recorded content including live topical discussions and live round table discussions led by the Accreditation Commission. 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)

Virtual Accreditation Institute Resources 2020 (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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