2019 Fee Schedule for programs seeking initial accreditation,
effective January 1, 2019 – December 31, 2019

 

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INITIAL ACCREDITATION FEES

Initial accreditation is the first review process for a candidate nursing program seeking accreditation with the ACEN.

Initial Accreditation Fees
Charged only when service is performed.
Initial Accreditation Fee
A one-time fee per program, charged after the submission of the required Information Form.
$    1,000.00
Site Visit Fee (per peer evaluator, per day)
Charged upon approval and scheduling of the initial accreditation site visit. Programs should expect a minimum of three (3) peer evaluators (additional peer evaluators may be needed depending on the complexity of the nursing program).
$    825.00*
Accreditation Fee
Prorated, as appropriate, based on date initial accreditation is granted.
Accreditation Fee for First/Only Nursing Program (within the same nursing education unit)
= x% of $2,875 for that calendar year only.
$    2,875.00
Fee for Each Additional Program (within the same nursing education unit)
= x% of $1,200 for that calendar year only.
$    1,200.00

 

*Fees are $915 until May 1, 2019.

Download the 2019 ACEN Schedule of Fees (PDF Format)
Download an Illustration of Cost with Timeline (PDF Format) (an example of one nursing program within the same nursing education unit)