• The following resources are for educators at accredited residency and fellowship programs.

    • Annual Reports

      Every year, ABPTRFE requires an Annual Continuous Improvement Report (ACIR) submission by all accredited residency and fellowship programs. The ACIR must be submitted through the Accreditation Management System by January 31.

    • Annual Fees

      Annually, ABPTRFE requires an annual fee submission by all accredited residency and fellowship programs. Annual fees must be submittede through the Accreditation Management System by January 31.

    • Online Program Listing Interface Program Manual (.pdf)

      This program manual provides guidance to programs for updating their directory information on ABPTRFE.org.

    • Substantive Change Forms

      Programs that are candidates or are accredited must submit written notification of substantive changes to the program to APTA staff no later than 30 days after the change using the prescribed form. Substantive changes include, but are not limited to, (a) a change in leadership (e.g., changes in program director or program coordinator), (b) the addition of a site(s), (c) modification to the content or construct of the program, and (d) a change in organizational ownership.

    • Reaccreditation

      The reaccreditation process evaluates the program's ability to meet all requirements for accreditation.

    Assistive Resources

  • Last Updated: 6/19/2018
    Contact: resfel@apta.org