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Standards and Criteria

Standards and Criteria: Professional Doctorate [PD]

The latest version of standards and criteria adopted by the Commission for professional doctorate [PD] programs, and for ACAOM-accredited institutions that host such programs.

Standards and Criteria: Master’s Level and DAOM

The current version of standards and criteria adopted by the Commission for master’s level and postgraduate doctoral [DAOM] programs, and for ACAOM-accredited institutions that host such programs.  PLEASE NOTE THAT THE MASTER’S LEVEL STANDARDS ARE CURRENTLY UNDER REVIEW; programs and institutions preparing for self-study should contact ACAOM staff regarding the status of the review.


Position Papers

ACAOM issues position papers from time to time, regarding issues or questions of interest to accredited/pre-accredited programs and institutions.  Position papers are not official statements of the Commission, and do not supercede ACAOM policies, standards, criteria or other official documents.

Multi-Purpose Institution Clarification [Nov. 14, 2017]

Recognition of Foreign Qualifications [Nov. 14, 2017]


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