Official Notice: Deadline for Submission of Materials Due for Review at the November Commission Meetings


August 15, 2017

The NASM Commission on Accreditation and the Commission on Community College Accreditation are scheduled to meet November 12-17, 2017, immediately prior to the NASM Annual Meeting.

Responses and/or Progress Reports

Member institutions are reminded that any responses and/or progress reports requested by the NASM Commission on Accreditation should be submitted no later than October 1 for consideration at the November Commission meetings. The specific content of required responses and/or progress reports is enumerated in a Commission Action Report from NASM to the institution following consideration of the institution’s previous submission. To read or download applicable instructions, please see Procedures for Submitting Responses and Progress Reports.

New Curricula

Member institutions are reminded that any new or substantially revised curricula must be reviewed by the Commission prior to accepting students into such programs. Applications for Plan Approval and/or Final Approval for Listing of new curricula should be submitted no later than October 1 for consideration at the November Commission meetings. To read instructions and download the requisite NASM documents (1) Policies and Procedures for Reviews of New Curricula and (2) Instructions for Preparing Curricular Tables in the NASM Format, please see New Curricula Applications.

Optional Response to NASM Visitors’ Report

Institutions wishing to submit an Optional Response to a recent NASM Visitors’ Report should do so no later than October 1 for consideration at the November Commission meetings. To read or download applicable instructions, please see Procedures for Submitting an Optional Response to the NASM Visitors’ Report.

Contact the National Office

If you need assistance or have a concern, contact the National Office immediately. Often the answer is easy. We are committed to helping you accomplish your goals.