Cover: ACNPE Handbook of Accreditation.

ACNPE’s Handbook of Accreditation, containing ACNPE’s standards, policies, procedures, and governing documents, is available as a free download PDF file. 

Table of Contents

PART ONE: General Information

PART TWO: Candidacy and Accreditation

PART THREE: Accreditation Standards for Clinical Nutrition Programs

PART FOUR: Self-Study Guide for Candidacy and Accreditation

PART FIVE: Policies and Procedures of the Council

PART SIX: Appendices


Accreditation Essentials


Accreditation in higher education is a peer-review process for ensuring educational quality and promoting ongoing improvement. Read more.

Fee Schedule

Review the current accreditation fees.