Proposed Changes to Accreditation Standards, May 2017

​Comments sought by June 30, 2017

In light of recent discussions on student debt load and requests from students that the Standards of Accreditation address the issue, the Council on Education recently revisited Standard 6, Students; Standard 9, Curriculum; and Standard 11, Outcomes Assessment and has proposed the revisions below (added text is underscored, deleted text is struck).
Written comments regarding Standards 6, 9, and 11 and the proposed changes must be postmarked by (or e-mailed no later than) June 30, 2017. All comments will be forwarded to the AVMA Council on Education for consideration. Mail comments to Millie Maresh, Administrative Assistant, AVMA, 1931 N. Meacham Road, Ste 100, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4360; e-mail