Category: Site Visitors


RECAP: NASPAA Site Visitor Training at Virginia Commonwealth University

The Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) hosted NASPAA for a Site Visitor Training on August 3, 2018. This partnership was initiated by Dr. Susan Gooden, Interim Dean of the Wilder School and former…

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Attending the 2017 Accreditation Institute?

Please find below our materials for October 11! All handouts and exercises will be provided day-of. Slides for Sessions 1ABC, 2A, 3A, 4AB, 5AB, 6ABC Slides for Sessions 2BC, 3A, 4C, 5C Site Visitor Training Handouts and Case Handouts and…

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Summer 2017 Updates: Policies & Resources

On July 7, 2017, COPRA approved updates to the Peer Review and Accreditation Policies and Procedures. The revisions incorporate timeline changes into COPRA’s policy for programs receiving deferrals in the accreditation review process, as well as the one-year reaccreditation process….

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Thank you 2017 Site Visitors!

COPRA would like to thank each of the over 90 site visitors who volunteered to serve on NASPAA on-the-ground site visits this spring. Site Visitors visited over 30 programs based in 5 countries, representing over 75 different universities and public service…

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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 support our programs and advance public service education internationally. Thank you!

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March Site Visitor Trainings: Join COPRA!

  COPRA will be hosting two site visitor trainings this March! If you plan to attend the 2017 COMPA and/or ASPA Annual Conferences in Atlanta, and are interested in volunteering as a site visitor or preparing for your program’s upcoming…

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Thank you 2016 Site Visitors!

COPRA would like to thank each of the over 70 site visitors who volunteered to serve on NASPAA on-the-ground site visits this spring. Programs consistently report that site visits are the most valuable aspect of the accreditation review process – and that…

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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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It’s not too late – Join COPRA at COMPA!

Join COPRA at COMPA this week!!  COPRA will be hosting two different sessions at the 2016 COMPA Annual Conference, so if you’re interested in becoming more involved in the accreditation process as a site visitor or interested in learning more…

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See you at COMPA!

COMPA is just around the corner! Don’t forget COPRA will be hosting two different sessions at the 2016 COMPA Annual Conference, and we hope you can join us! Interested in becoming a NASPAA Site Visitor? Join current and former COPRA members…

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