Unleash Your Potential

Policies and Procedures

Policies and Procedures

The AdvancED Accreditation Policies and Procedures represent the unified policies and procedures for accreditation from the AdvancED Accreditation Divisions:

  • North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI),
  • Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC), and
  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI).

These policies and procedures apply to all schools/school systems seeking NCA CASI, NWAC, or SACS CASI accreditation.

For the purposes of these policies, the term school system includes school districts, systems of schools, corporations and education service agencies.