ACEN Everywhere

ACEN is proud to offer an array of virtual learning experiences to help our constituents reach their professional development goals. Our convenient asynchronous eCourses give you the flexibility to complete the learning modules at your own pace and completely online.


Understanding and Applying the ACEN Standards and Criteria provides an overview of all six Standards focusing on understanding and applying each Criterion within each Standard in order to attain and maintain program quality and compliance, describe program compliance in a written report, and demonstrate program compliance. There are seven main self-paced modules (with sub-modules) in Understanding and Applying the ACEN Standards and Criteria resulting in 13 contact hours for Nursing Continuing Professional Development.

eCourse Price: $299

Effectively Leading an ACEN Accredited Program provide knowledge and skills to prepare program leaders for success. There are four modules in Effectively Leading an ACEN-Accredited Program resulting in six continuing nursing education contact hours. These self-paced modules are perfect for adult learners with various learning styles who prefer online instruction.

eCourse Price: $99


ACEN is offering a series of free nursing webinars led by our Directors and industry experts on topics like Candidacy: Making Sense of the Process, The Nuts and Bolts of Substantive Change, and more. We are thrilled to introduce webinars as part of the supportive services we provide to our constituents.

Visit the ACEN Webinars webpage at for more information on available pre-recorded live webinars, free eCourses, and how to access and register for them.