Monthly Archives: September 2015


September 2015 Monthly Roundup

Looking to expand your knowledge related to accreditation, higher education, program management, or performance management? Every month, we share a short list of articles or resources from around the web that may be interesting and valuable to NASPAA-accredited programs. “Accreditations…

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2015 Annual Maintenance Report: Due October 1!

Attention all accredited programs! The 2014-15 Annual Data Report is due in only THREE DAYS within the NASPAA Data Center. You will remember that to maintain accreditation, programs are required to submit annual accreditation maintenance reports (questions 1-16 of the Annual Data Report)…

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2013-2014 Accreditation Data Report Released!

COPRA is pleased to release its Annual Accreditation Data Report! The 2013-14 Report provides increased insight into our field, and the faculty, students, and alumni of our accredited programs. Thank you to each NASPAA-accredited program for providing the data featured in…

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2015 Annual Maintenance Report: Due October 1!

Attention all accredited programs! The 2014-15 Annual Data Report is due in only TWO WEEKS within the NASPAA Data Center. You will remember that to maintain accreditation, programs are required to submit annual accreditation maintenance reports (questions 1-16 of the Annual Data…

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Site Visitor Training – Join us!

Interested in becoming a NASPAA Site Visitor? COPRA is pleased to host a training at ICMA this month: ICMA 2015 Annual Conference, Seattle, WA: 9:30am, September 28 The training session will touch on logistics of the site visit process, as well…

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Join NASPAA this October!

Join NASPAA for the 2015 Accreditation Institute and Annual Conference – October 14-16 – in New York City! Your last chance to register at a reduced rate is today! Register now!

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New! June 2015 COPRA Policy Statement

COPRA has released a policy statement announcing the implementation expectations of programs in the 2016-17 and 2017-18 cohorts, with regard to Standard 5, as well as upcoming changes to Standard 5.3-Mission-specific Elective Competencies. The Policy Statement is available here.

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2015-16 Roster of Accredited Programs Released!

The Commission on Peer Review and Accreditation (COPRA) is pleased to release the 2015-16 Roster of Accredited Programs! The Roster, published annually, includes 29 fully reaccredited programs and 8 programs achieving accreditation for the first time. The newly-accredited programs include The American University in…

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