Update #3 to “TECHNICAL ISSUES WITH THE EACCREDITATION PORTAL“ Our development team has been actively working on addressing the challenges we encountered with the portal. While progress has been made, regrettably, we have encountered a new issue during the restoration process. Some files are proving to be irretrievable despite exhaustive efforts. The inability to restore […]

100 Years of Accreditation 

In a significant milestone for the field of occupational therapy, we are proud to celebrate the centennial anniversary of accreditation for occupational therapy education. Established in 1923, accreditation has played a pivotal role in shaping the standards and quality of occupational therapy education.  Over the past century, accreditation for occupational therapy education has ensured rigorous […]

Update: Technical Issues with eAccreditation Portal

Update: Issue #2 has been repaired; programs are now able to upload new documents. The developers are still working on the repair for issue #1 (some attached documents are not opening).  Original post: Repairs are underway for the following two issues within the eAccreditation portal: If your portal is impacted, an error message will appear. […]

Technical Issues with the eAccreditation Portal

Repairs are underway for the following two issues within the eAccreditation portal: If your portal is impacted, an error message will appear. No action is required on your behalf as our developers are diligently working to fix these issues for all users. As soon as the portal is fixed, I will post an update. Thank […]

Action Required: Verify Program Information in eAccreditation Portal

We are checking the accuracy of the information in our database to prepare for publication of the 2023 “Listing of Educational Programs in Occupational Therapy.” Please ensure the following information is accurate and update as necessary within your program’s eAccreditation portal before October 20, 2023. If all information is accurate within the eAccreditation portal, no […]

Tech Tips March 2023

The ACOTE Website The ACOTE website has been updated! Some of the new features include: A quick reference for the steps to initial accreditation and steps for continuing accreditation. The list of closed OT and OTA programs since 1990 can be found on the Historical Lists of Accredited Programs page. A new search bar feature […]

Tech Tips July 2022

Adding New Users The E-Accreditation system allows program officials to add or change users. Step-by-step instructions are found here. When adding a new user, please add their credentials in their user profile. If a user requires access to more than one program (doctoral program and master program), the user will require dual user access. Please […]

Tech Tips June 2022

Compliance Statement Character Limit   When entering a compliance statement in the e-Accreditation system, there are varying character limits depending on the Standard. For example, the curriculum design Standard narrative box has a larger character count than the lab space Standard. Please make all attempts to be concise enough to provide your narrative within the […]