NOTE: Registration for the COE 2018 Summer Candidate Academy Part 1 and Part 2 is now closed as of Monday, June 18, 2018. We have reached our conference capacity. The next Candidate Academy Part 1 and Part 2 will be November 7-9, 2018 in Jacksonville, FL.
Join us in beautiful Tampa, Florida for the 2018 COE Summer Candidate Academy Part 1 - Seeking Candidacy and the Candidate Academy Part 2 - Accreditation Prep. Both academies will be held at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina.
Candidate Academy Part 1 - Seeking Candidacy (Maximum number of registrants is 40)
For institutions seeking to become a candidate for accreditation with COE. These workshops inform institutions of the accreditation process and cover such topics as eligibility for candidacy and applying for candidacy. Limited to 2 participants per institution. Note: Institutions already in candidate status with COE should not attend Candidate Academy Part 1. Check the links below for Eligibility Requirements for Candidacy with COE and also the Candidate Academy Part 1 Agenda.
Candidate Academy Part 2 - Accreditation Prep
For institutions that participated in Candidate Academy Part 1 in 2017 and have been accepted as a candidate for accreditation with COE or will be accepted by July 18, 2018. These workshops provide information on the COE Annual Report, including Reporting Completion, Placement and Licensure Data, and writing the Self-Study. Note that the first session of Candidate Academy Part 2 is at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, July 18, 2018.
The agendas for Candidate Academy Part 1 and Part 2 are available above. Registered attendees may check in for the academies on Wednesday, July 18, from 4:00 to 6:00 pm and on Thursday, July 19, beginning at 8:00 am.
Questions regarding Candidate Academy Part 1 or 2 may be emailed to Dr. Alex Wittig of COE, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The cost is $475 per registrant. The registration deadline for the conference and for making reservations at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina is Friday, June 29, 2018. There will be no on-site registration. Note: registration may close early if capacity is reached.
TAMPA MARRIOTT WATERSIDE HOTEL IS SOLD OUT.
Please note that the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel is now sold out as of 6/11/18. Here are two other options for accommodations:
Across the street from the Marriott is the Embassy Suites Tampa Downtown Convention Center, http://embassysuites3.hilton.com/en/hotels/florida/embassy-suites-by-hilton-tampa-downtown-convention-center-TPAESES/index.html
Within walking distance of the Marriott is the Westin Tampa Waterside, http://www.westintampawaterside.com/