Institutional Application and Requirements

Future Effective Date
New Sponsoring Institution Application

New Sponsoring Institutions applications must use the online process within ADS. Complete the "Intent to Apply for Institutional Accreditation" to receive your login information to begin the application process.

Selected Topics Across Program Requirements

The following documents are organized by topic across all Program Requirements as a useful reference for determining varying expectations among specialties. These documents will be updated periodically to reflect changes in requirements.

Contact Us:
Vice President, Sponsoring Institutions
Paul Foster Johnson, MFA
Associate Executive Director, Institutional Review Committee
Olivia Orndorff, MSLIS
Senior Accreditation Administrator, Institutional Review Committee
Cassie Pritchard, MPP
Accreditation Administrator, Institutional Review Committee
Philip Jackson, MPA
Data Systems Technical Support