Official Notice: Deadline for Submission of Materials Due for the September Commission Meeting


June 2016

The next meeting of the NASD Commission on Accreditation will be held September 12 – 15, 2016.

Responses and/or Progress Reports

Member institutions are reminded that any responses and/or progress reports requested by the NASD Commission on Accreditation should be submitted no later than August 15 for consideration at the September Commission meeting. The specific content of required responses and/or Progress Reports is enumerated in a Commission Action Report from NASD to the institution following consideration of the institution’s previous submission. To read or download applicable instructions, please see Procedures for Submitting Responses and Progress Reports.

New Curricula

Member institutions are reminded that any new or substantially revised curricula must be reviewed by the Commission prior to accepting students into such programs. Applications for Plan Approval and/or Final Approval for Listing of new curricula should be submitted no later than August 15 for consideration at the September Commission meeting. To read instructions and download the requisite NASD documents (1) Policies and Procedures for Reviews of New Curricula and (2) Instructions for Preparing Curricular Tables in the NASD Format, please see New Curricula Applications.

Optional Responses to NASD Visitors’ Reports

Institutions wishing to submit an Optional Response to a recent NASD Visitors’ Report should do so no later than August 15 for consideration at the September Commission meeting. To read or download applicable instructions, please see Procedures for Submitting an Optional Response to the NASD Visitors’ Report.

Contact the National Office

If you need assistance or have a concern, contact the National Office immediately. Often the answer is easy. We are committed to helping you accomplish your goals.