Accreditation Guidelines and Terms

This section provides detailed information regarding application procedures for accredited institutional Membership in EIPA. It is recommended that individuals new to EIPA become familiar with all information located within this section. Individuals guiding their institutions through the accreditation process must become familiar with and conversant in the EIPA Handbookand the EIPA Membership Procedures documents.

STANDARDS

The EIPA Handbook, in conjunction with any current addendums, contains standards and guidelines used by the EIPA Commission on Accreditation to make decisions about accredited institutional Membership. Applicant institutions must demonstrate, through the review process, attention to and compliance with all applicable standards.

PROCEDURES FOR ACCREDITATION APPLICATIONS

All Procedures for comprehensive reviews for first-time applications or continuation of accredited institutional Membership may be found within this section, including the formats for self-study. A comprehensive review requires the preparation of a Self-Study, the hosting of an on-site review team, and culminates with a decision by the Commission on Accreditation.

HOW TO GET STARTED

Please fill out the accreditation form below:

EIPA ACCREDITATION APPLICATION