Peer Evaluators

Peer evaluators are site visitors, members of the Evaluation Review Panel, and members of the Appeal Panel. They make recommendations to the Board of Commissioners. Peer evaluators are knowledgeable about the current thinking within the various program types, appropriate curricula, conventions and current trends in healthcare, nursing education, and/or nursing practice.

The ACEN Peer Evaluator Online Orientation Program

The online program is designed to orient new peer evaluators to:

  • the accreditation process
  • the team member role in the implementation of a site visit
  • ACEN policies and practices

Peer Evaluator Orientation – 2017 Standards and Criteria
Peer Evaluator Orientation – 2013 Standards and Criteria

Share your expertise. Become an ACEN Program Evaluator.

Learn more about becoming an ACEN program evaluator or to nominate yourself or a colleague.