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Recent Accreditation Decisions

The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics made the following accreditation decisions at its recent meetings. Accreditation action definitions are as follows:

  • Candidacy for Accreditation — program not previously accredited that has had one site visit and is being implemented according to the ACEND Accreditation Standards. Graduates of a program designated as having candidate status have the same rights and privileges as graduates of an accredited program.
  • Full and Continued Accreditation — program that has had one or more site visits and is in compliance with Accreditation Standards.
  • Probationary Accreditation — program fails to comply with the Accreditation Standards or published policies and has been given a time period for coming into compliance.
  • Accreditation Withdrawn — program fails to comply with the Accreditation Standards or published policies within the specified time period

October 2014

The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics made the following accreditation decisions at its October 13, 2014 meeting.

Reinstate Accreditation until May 31, 2015

Didactic Program in Dietetics

  • Fort Valley State University, Fort Valley, Georgia

Placed on or Continued Probationary Accreditation

(Non-compliance with the Accreditation Standards)

Dietetic Technician Program

  • Labouré College, Milton, Massachusetts

September 2014

The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics made the following accreditation decisions at its September 8, 2014 meeting.

Candidacy for Accreditation

Coordinated Program in Dietetics

  • USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, Los Angeles, California

August 2014

The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics made the following accreditation decisions at its August 11, 2014 meeting.

Candidacy for Accreditation

Dietetic Internship

  • Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama