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UPDATE: Registration is NOW CLOSED — 2021 COE Fall Virtual Candidate Academy

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UPDATE:  Registration is NOW CLOSED – 2021 COE Fall Virtual Candidate Academy

(October 4, 2021)


2021 COE Fall Virtual Candidate Academy

October 12-13, 2021


Please click on the following link to REGISTER:  2021 COE Fall Virtual Candidate Academy (


Maximum number of registrants is 40 – registration will close once capacity is reached. Limited to 2 participants per institution.


This event is for institutions seeking to become a candidate for accreditation with COE. These workshops inform institutions of the accreditation process and cover such topics as eligibility for candidacy and applying for candidacy. Attendees must participate in all workshops to receive credit for attending the Candidate Academy.


Note: Institutions already in candidate status or accredited with COE should not attend the Candidate Academy. Check the links below for Eligibility Requirements for Candidacy with COE and also for the Candidate Academy Agenda.


Eligibility Requirements for Candidacy


2021 Fall Candidate Academy Agenda


The Virtual Candidate Academy agenda can also be found by clicking on the registration link at the top of this announcement. Note that workshop times are Eastern time.


Questions regarding the Candidate Academy should be emailed to Dr. Alex Wittig of COE, [email protected].


REGISTRATION DEADLINE is October 1, 2021. Note: registration may close early if capacity is reached.


The cost is $475 per registrant. Payment is by credit card only. Registrants will not receive the links to the online Zoom workshops until payment has been received.


Note to Federal Institutions (Military or Federal training): Please note that all workshops will be offered via Zoom. The Candidate Academy Zoom version is not the Federal Zoom version. If this is an issue at your institution, please use your personal devices to view the workshops.