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ACME is seeking Third-Party Comments (Posted 1/13/2022)
As a recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education, and in accordance with ACME’s policies and procedures, we invite interested parties to submit written third-party comments concerning the qualifications of the following midwifery programs or newly proposed midwifery programs that are seeking ACME preaccreditation, initial accreditation, or continued accreditation. Comments can be submitted prior to the site visit date or 45 days before the Board of Review meeting.

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center– New Orleans
Site visit dates: March 14-16, 2022
Board of Review Meeting: July 2022

University of Illinois at Chicago
Site visit dates: March 29-31, 2022
Board of Review Meeting: July 2022

University of Arizona (Tucson)
Site visit dates: April 13-15, 2022
Board of Review Meeting: July 2022

California State University, Fullerton
Site visit dates: April 20-22, 2022
Board of Review Meeting: July 2022

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (Posted 3/18/2022 - Comments Due 5/19/2022)
Site visit dates: May 16-18, 2022
Board of Review Meeting: May-June/2022





To submit comments, please visit: Call for Third-Party Comments Details
For more details or assistance, please email [email protected].




COVID-19 Update 8/31/2020
ACME will continue to monitor conditions and impacts caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. We understand the disruptions that it has caused to higher education. We are committed to timely communicating any changes to our policies, procedures and/or practices that are due to this pandemic.




ACME Adopts Virtual Model for Site Visits During COVID-19 Pandemic


Distance instruction and education plan during COVID-19 Pandemic

Memo to Midwifery Program Directors: Distance instruction and education plan during COVID-19 Pandemic (Update #3) April 1, 2020

Memo to Midwifery Program Directors: Policies regarding curricular changes during the COVID-19 Emergency April 13, 2020



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