Monthly Archives: April 2016


April 2016 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. Public…

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COPRA Seeks Consultants!

NASPAA’s Accreditation Institute will be held in a single day – October 19, 2016 – at the NASPAA Annual Conference in Columbus, Ohio. The Commission seeks consultants to present a coherent and positive one-day experience for participants of the NASPAA conference. The…

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2016-17 Fees Announced

On April 1, 2016, the NASPAA Executive Council voted to modestly increase accreditation fees by two percent. For the septennial review fees, this amounts to less than a $100 increase, which will directly support the joint NASPAA-COPRA initiatives to enhance staff capacity,…

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2016 Spring Eligibility Deadline

Don’t forget to submit and lock your program’s eligibility application if you are ready to begin seeking accreditation! Applications are due TODAY (April 15), and must be submitted in the NASPAA Data Center. Questions? Explore here for technical instructions and other resources,…

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Happy National Volunteer Week!

NASPAA Accreditation could not exist without the commitment of our Commissioners, site visitors, ad hoc task force members, Standards Committee members, trainers, and all of the volunteers that make our programs successful. Thank you!

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Congratulations to former COPRA member!

Congratulations to Dr. Charles Menifield, former COPRA member and current Site Visitor, for his upcoming MU Faculty Achievement Award in Diversity! Dr. Menifield is at the center of exciting new initiatives at the Truman School at the University of Missouri,…

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Eligibility Applications Due April 15

NASPAA Accreditation supports program improvement and student learning outcomes by requiring programs to demonstrate their contributions to advancing the knowledge, research, and practice of public service. It provides external value to your students, faculty, university, and employers. The next Eligibility Application…

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