Does this affect current applications?

No, this does not affect current applications. If applications were submitted before the October 1, 2016 date, this application will be processed as usual.

Do I have to pay for the previous applications?

No, applications submitted before October 1, 2016 and have been accredited do not require a fee. Only applications submitted after October 1, 2016 are subject to a fee.

All accredited courses are subject to a three (3) year validation period from the date of approval. Upon expiration, reapplication for accreditation will be required.

When does the fee take effect?

The new fee structure is effective beginning October 1, 2016.

Are there any other changes to the application process?

Yes, the changes to the application process are: new application form and new fee structure. ALL applications must be accompanied by an application form and fee.

Any applications without either or both items will not be processed until all materials are received.

Which application form should I be using?

The following chart should assist in determining which application form to use: