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Access Accreditation 2020 - Tennessee

April 16-18, 2020
Cleveland, Tennessee

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We are only accepting the first 45 participants for this workshop. Don't miss out!

Are you preparing for ACBSP initial or reaffirmation of accreditation and need assistance with the information needed or where to begin? We will be offering a three-day workshop that will guide you through this very extensive process. The workshop will be held at Lee University in Cleveland, TN. During the workshop you will cover the standards and criteria in detail with presentations by ACBSP accreditation staff and individuals who are apart of ACBSP accredited business programs that have developed best practices for each standard. Schools interested in pursuing candidacy, in candidacy, or seeking reaffirmation of accreditation will also be provided with in class time to a specific criterion within each standard using the online reporting portal.

PLEASE NOTE: Participants should bring an iPad, Netbook or laptop to access the online reporting portal.


Diana Hallerud

Diana Hallerud

ACBSP - Director of Training Associate Director of Accreditation

More speakers to be announced shortly.


Lee University School of Business
155 Central Ave., NE
Cleveland, TN 37311

Lee University

The Access Accreditation Workshop will be held at Lee University is a private Christian University in Cleveland, Tennessee, which offers liberal arts and professional education on both the baccalaureate and graduate levels through residential and distance programs.

The foundational purpose of all educational programs at Lee is to develop within the students knowledge, appreciation, understanding, ability, and skills which will prepare them for responsible Christian living in a complex world.

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Accomodations: TownePlace Suites by Marriott

The Access Accreditation Workshop has a special guestroom rate of $113.00* at the TownePlace Suites by Marriott - located at 160 Bernham Drive, Cleveland, Tennessee 37312.

A reservations link will be provided soon.

Please book your hotel reservation by April 1 in order to take advantage of the ACBSP rate of $113.00* plus tax. The room rate includes hot breakfast and complimentary on-site parking.

If you are calling the hotel directly, please dial (423) 790-7799 and make sure to mention ACBSP Access Accreditation Workshop to receive the special rate.

* Each reservation must be guaranteed with one (1) night’s room and tax with a major credit card. This guarantee is required at the time of reservation, and prior to cut-off date, and is subject to a “24 hour” cancellation policy to avoid forfeiture. Any reservation not canceled in accordance with reservation policies will be subject to a cancellation fee of one night’s room and tax and will be charged against the individual’s guarantee.

Tentative Schedule

Registration Opens
10:00am - 5:00pm
Registration Opens
8:30am - 4:30pm
8:30am - 11:30am
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All Workshops


Continental breakfast and lunch on Thursday and Friday


Hot breakfast buffet on Saturday


All Breaks throughout the Workshop


All Program Materials


Registation Fee