A program seeking accreditation must demonstrate that:
- It collects and publishes reliable information to the public regarding student achievement, including aggregate data addressing attrition and retention, graduation rates, job placement rates, and acceptance into graduate programs.
Updated policy and procedure documents are available for download on CIDA’s website at https://accredit-id.org/faculty-programs/policy-procedures/. In order to be eligible to seek or maintain CIDA accreditation or candidacy status, programs must demonstrate compliance with CIDA’s institutional and program eligibility requirements, which can be found in Section II. Professional Standards, pages 3-4, and Section IV. Applying for Accreditation, page 2.