July 31, 2014
Accreditation Timeline
 

***ABHES has two travel cycles each followed by its own Commission meeting per year.  The first travel cycle is from February through early May for Commission review in July; and the second travel cycle is from August through early November for Commission review in the following January.

The following schedule identifies the Self Evaluation Report (SER) due dates for specified timeframes below:

RENEWAL APPLICANTS
***Accreditation Workshop attendance required within 12 months of the SER deadline. WORKSHOPS HELD IN FEBRUARY, APRIL, JUNE, SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER.  See Schedule of Events for current workshop listing and/or register online at Event Registration.

MAILING #1 - SCHOOLS TO BE VISITED IN THE FIRST TRAVEL CYCLE 2015:
SER’s to be mailed June  2014 to select grouping of schools with grants expiring February 2016
• SER’s due November 1, 2014
• On-Site Team Visit between February and early May 2015
• Reviewed by the Commission at its July 2015 Meeting

MAILING #2 - SCHOOLS TO BE VISITED IN THE SECOND TRAVEL CYCLE 2015:
SER’s to be mailed January 2015 to remainder group of schools with grants expiring February 2016
• SER’s due May 1, 2015
• On-Site Team Visit between August and early November 2015
• Reviewed by the Commission at its January 2016 Meeting

 INITIAL APPLICANTS
***Accreditation Workshop attendance required within 12 months of the SER deadline. WORKSHOPS HELD IN FEBRUARY, APRIL, JUNE, SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER.  See Schedule of Events for workshop listing and/or register online at Event Registration.


Initial Application for Accreditation Received from August 2013 through January 2014
PROGRAMMATIC SER’s due May 1, 2014
• On-Site Team Visit between August and early November 2014
• Reviewed by the Commission at its January 2015 Meeting

INSTITUTIONAL Draft SER due May 1, 2014
• Prelim Visitation between August and October 2014
• Final SER due November 1, 2014
• On-Site Team Visit between January and early May 2015
• Reviewed by the Commission at its July 2015 Meeting

Initial Application for Accreditation Received from February 2014 through July 2014
PROGRAMMATIC SER’s due November 1, 2014
• On-Site Team Visit between January and early May 2015
• Reviewed by the Commission at its July 2015 Meeting

INSTITUTIONAL Draft SER due November 1, 2014
• Prelim Visitation between January and April 2015
• Final SER due May 1, 2015
• On-Site Team Visit between August and November 2015
• Reviewed by the Commission at its January 2016 Meeting

Initial Application for Accreditation Received from August 2014 through January 2015
 PROGRAMMATIC SER’s due May 1, 2015
• On-Site Team Visit between August and early November 2015
• Reviewed by the Commission at its January 2016 Meeting

 INSTITUTIONAL Draft SER due May 1, 2015
• Prelim Visitation between August and October 2015
• Final SER due November 1, 2015
• On-Site Team Visit between February and early May 2016
• Reviewed by the Commission at its July 2016 Meeting