eAccreditation Site is Down

The eAccreditation site is down. We will continue to post updates on the homepage of the ACOTE Website. Thank you for your patience and understanding! Accreditation staff

Educational Opportunities

June Self-Study Workshop There are a few seats available in the upcoming Self-Study Workshop (See Events & Workshops)! The Self-Study Workshop is designed to meet the needs of program directors and faculty preparing for an upcoming self-study review and new program directors wanting to understand more about the accreditation process. The workshop includes didactic instruction […]


Please update your website and published materials used by the institution to maintain compliance with ACOTE Standard A.4.3. Publication of ACOTE Information. NEW ADDRESS: 7501 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 510E Bethesda, MD  20814 The ACOTE phone number remains the same. Compliance with the address change will be reviewed at the program’s next report. If programs do […]

2023 ACOTE Standards Information Sessions

At AOTA INSPIRE 2024 in Orlando, Florida, ACOTE will host the following program information sessions on the 2023 ACOTE® Standards: Rosen Centre Hotel 9840 International Drive Orlando, FL  32819 Room: Rosen Grand Ballroom E


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 […]