Every program moves through the accreditation process on a different timeline. To determine your program's accreditation timeline, see below.
Submission Dates for Programs that are Not Currently Accredited
- Programs that are not currently accredited may pursue initial accreditation following the general submission dates.
Submission Dates for Currently Accredited Programs
- To avoid a lapse in accreditation status, programs accredited after September 2006 must complete the renewal process according to submission deadlines published in the timeline for currently accredited programs.
- Currently accredited programs that are willing to experience a lapse in NAEYC Accreditation may pursue reaccreditation following the general submission dates.