Program Development and Support Series: Professional Programs

Prior to the CAATE Accreditation Conference take part in our full-day workshop geared towards professional programs that will be submitting a self-study for the 2022-2023 review cycle. This workshop can be added to your conference registration for free.  Please contact with any questions.

This workshop will cover:

  • The accreditation timeline and steps
  • Essential elements of initial accreditation and continuing accreditation self-studies
  • The process that peer reviews utilized in the evaluation of the comprehensive programmatic assessment
  • How to demonstrate compliance with selected 2020 Standards
  • Understanding the Review Process from self-study to accreditation decision

*Schedule is subject to change

Thursday, October 7, 2021: 8:30 AM – 5:15 PM

Time Session
8:30 AM  – 8:40 AM Welcome
8:40 AM  – 9:40 AM Peer Review Committee Presentation and Q+A
9:40 AM  – 10:40 AM Working Session: Framework
10:40 AM  – 10:55 AM Break
10:55 AM  – 11:55 AM Working Session: Assessment Plans
11:55 AM  – 1:00 PM Lunch (on your own)
1:10 PM  – 2:10 PM Standards Committee Presentation
2:10 PM  – 2:40 PM Contemporary Expertise
2:40 PM  – 3:00 PM Break
3:00 PM  – 4:15 PM Curricular Content Standards
4:15 PM  – 4:45 PM The Rejoinder Process
4:45 PM  – 5:15 PM Q+A Wrap Up


Prior to Attending, individuals will be asked to watch asynchronous materials on the Framework and Contemporary Expertise.

Participants will be asked bring copies of their framework, some contemporary expertise tables, and items associated with standards 71 & 73 (the specific standards may change).

If you are interested in this program, but do not meet the suggested requirements, please contact for additional information. Additional space may be offered based on availability.