Accreditation Criteria and Supporting Documents

The Accreditation Criteria and the Accreditation Policy and Procedure Manual may change from one accreditation cycle to the next. Please see Keeping Up With Accreditation Changes for a summary of the important board-approved changes for each year.

Accreditation Policy and Procedure Manual

Applied Science Accreditation Commission (ASAC)

Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC)

Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC)

Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission (ETAC)

Visit Observers

The Guide for Observers on Accreditation Visits is general guide for visit observers from all Accreditation Commissions.

The Engineering Accreditation Commission has published addition guidance for visit observers.

Featured ABET Event

ABET Facts

Accredited Programs at HBCUs

Howard University was the first historically black college or university to have ABET-accredited programs. ABET's predecessor, the Engineers' Council for Professional Development, accredited three engineering programs there in 1937.