Accreditation Fees and Invoice

Fees For Programs Inside The U.S.

We offer accreditation at the lowest possible cost. These are the fees in place for the 2022-2023 cycle.

Be aware that all invoices are billed per commission and due net 30 days. After that, a monthly interest charge of 1.5% will be added. Non-payment of any fee may result in cancellation of visits and/or removal of a program from ABET’s List of Accredited Programs.

Readiness Reviews

Fee for each program reviewed $1,030

What is the Readiness Review?

Accreditation Program Reviews

Base fee for a program review $3,350
Fee for each program evaluator (PEV) $3,350
Additional Fees
One evaluator reviewing two programs $360
Extra day, per program evaluator $360
Visit to off-campus location, per location $360

What is the Accreditation Program Review?

Cancellation Fees for Program Reviews

Cancellation fees will be charged when an institution cancels a program review. The cancellation fee is a percentage of the base fee. Individual programs may be canceled without penalty if the  review itself is not canceled.

Prior to June 1 10% of Total Invoice
June 1- June 30 15% of Total Invoice
July 1 – August 15 25% of Total Invoice
After August 15 50% of Total Invoice
After travel has commenced No Refund
Non-refundable travel costs Actual cost incurred

Interim Reports

In some cases, the results of a program review may call for an interim report. This does not require an additional review.

Fee for each program reviewed $1,775

Program Termination Fees

Fee for program termination visit only
(if no other programs are being evaluated)
$3,350
Program termination visit additional fee
(if other programs are being evaluated)
$1,775
Fee for program termination report evaluation
(no visit required)
$1,775

Annual Maintenance

This fee covers the upkeep of accreditation data files, review of institutional materials, and the publication and distribution of annual lists of accredited programs.

Base fee per campus per commission $715
Fee for accredited program at each campus $715

Fees For Programs Outside The U.S.

Fees for programs outside the United States can be found here.

Pay An Invoice

If you have an open invoice to pay, please use one of the following methods:

1. Credit and Other Payment Cards

Make your payments online here.

  • Credit card payments are accepted online only and cannot be processed by phone or mail.
2. Check and Money Order Payments

Please mail payment with invoice number(s) and amount(s) in U.S. Dollars to:
ABET
415 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

3. Wire Transfers, Direct Deposits, ACH and Electronic Payments

Email your institution name, invoice number, name, and email to accounting@abet.org to get instructions for making electronic payments. We will verify your account and respond as quickly as possible.

Unsure About Payments Due?

If you have not received an invoice but believe fees are due or would like to check your current account balance, please email our Accounts Receivable department at accounting@abet.org.