Official Standards & Policy

NASPAA Accreditation is guided by several official documents:

These documents are supplemented by:

  • COPRA Policy Statements – a window into the Commission’s decision-making, updated after each accreditation cohort. Last updated 2019.

  • Self-Study Instructions Summary of Changes – a full listing of the streamlining edits in the 2019 versus the 2017 Self-Study Instructions (edited December 10, 2019). These are retained here for reference.