Accreditation Committees

AACSB Accreditation Committees are volunteer based. The committees have been established to ensure that the Accreditation Standards are applied consistently, and that recommendations are equitable across Volunteer Review Teams and the programs being reviewed.


Expense Report 2016 (EXCEL)


For questions related to committees, contact Madeline Higson, senior associate, accreditation services

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Active Committees

Accounting Accreditation Committee (AAC)
Upcoming Meeting(s):

February 1, 2017, Tampa, Florida, USA

April 7, 2017, Virtual Meeting

June 7, 2017 Virtual Meeting


Committee on Accreditation Policy (CAP)
Upcoming Meeting(s):

April 21, 2017, Houston, Texas, USA


Continuous Improvement Review Committee (CIRC)

Upcoming Meeting(s): 

January 20, 2017, Tampa, Florida, USA

April 10, 2017, Virtual Meeting

June 9, 2017, Virtual Meeting


Initial Accreditation Committee-Y (IAC-Y)
Upcoming Meeting(s): 

February 7-8, 2017, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA (Eligibility Application deadline: December 13, 2016; All other submissions due: December 27, 2016)

July 17, 2017, Tampa, Florida, USA (Eligibility Application deadline: May 22, 2017; All other submissions due: June 5, 2017)


Initial Accreditation Committee-Z (IAC-Z)
Upcoming Meeting(s): 

April 25-26, 2017, Houston, Texas, USA (Eligibility Application deadline: March 3, 2017; All other submissions due: March 17, 2017)

November 2, 2017, Tampa, Florida, USA (Eligibility Application deadline: September 7, 2017; All other submissions due: September 21, 2017)