The Commission continually reviews policy and procedure documents, based on Commission actions, feedback from stakeholders and ongoing improvements to ACAOM workflow and document management.  Updated policy and procedure documents will be posted here as they become available.  For additional information or documents relating to current Commission policies and procedures, please contact Commission staff.

ACAOM Policies


Access to School Data

Accreditation Procedures

Branch Campus

Code of Conduct

Change in Mission, Legal Status, Ownership or Form of Control

Commission Actions

Complaint Review

Conflict of Interest and Disclosure

Distance Education

Doctoral Programs in AOM

Fees and Dues


Integrity in the Accreditation Process

Notification of Change

On-Site Observer

Public Disclosure

Reporting to the U.S. Secretary of Education

Site Visitor

Standards Review



Whistleblower and Non-Retaliation