Category: Upcoming Deadlines


2016-17 Cohort Deadlines

Welcome to the accreditation cycle, 2016-17 Cohort! COPRA is excited to begin its work with you over the course of the next year. As you work to complete your self-study reports by August 15, here is a look at what…

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Self-Study Reports due August 15!

Remember, self-study reports for the 2016-17 cohort are due Monday, August 15! For programs completing reports late, there is a $310 fee. To be reviewed this cycle, all reports must be submitted and locked in the NASPAA Data Center by September 1, 2016….

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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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Interested in earning NASPAA Accreditation?

Join 192 of your peer programs and earn NASPAA Accreditation! 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…

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Self-Study Report Resources

Is your program looking at a 2016 or 2017 Self-Study Report submission? If so, be sure to take advantage of the resources available on the Accreditation Website: Official Standards and Policies: Find the Self-Study Instructions and COPRA Policy Statements which together…

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Looking Ahead: 2016

Happy New Year from NASPAA and COPRA! As you begin your spring semesters and look ahead at the next year, a reminder: Eligibility Applications, for programs interested in beginning the accreditation process, are due April 15 or August 15. Self-Study…

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Self-Study Reports due August 15!

Remember, self-study reports for the 2015-16 cohort are due this Saturday, August 15! For programs completing reports late, there is a $310 fee. To be reviewed this cycle, all reports must be submitted and locked by September 1, 2015. Fees and…

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2014-15 Annual Maintenance Report: Due October 1!

Attention all accredited programs! The 2014-15 Annual Data Report is now LIVE! 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) on their…

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2015 Self-Study Reports due 1 month from today!

2015-16 cohort and programs reviewed for eligibility: The 2015 self-study report submission deadline is due in just one month: August 15, 2015! Self-Study Reports are to be completed in the NASPAA Data Center and should be locked by 11:59pmET on August 15. Fees and…

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2015 Self-Study Report Deadline fast approaching!

2015-16 cohort and programs reviewed for eligibility: The 2015 self-study report submission deadline is fast approaching: August 15, 2015! Self-Study Reports are to be completed in the NASPAA Data Center and locked by 11:59pmET on August 15. Fees and the accreditation application are also…

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