Fees and Costs

What's the Cost

When applying for Accreditation, review the applicable fees (traditional or corporate) to determine which is appropriate for your program. You may also call the Accreditation Office at 904-293-1357 for assistance.


Traditional Accreditation - One (Single) Site Location or Multi-Site Locations that do  NOT operate like a Franchise.


Corporate Accreditation - Franchises or Corporate Systems that operate like a Franchise.


TRAVEL EXPENSES

Travel expenses may be assessed to your program depending on the location. If, travel expenses are applied then you will notified prior to the onsite visit inspection.


REFUND POLICY


Fees are subject to change. Be sure to double check the application form for the current fee schedule.

All fees are nonrefundable and nontransferable. 

Traditional Accreditation

Behavioral Health

  • Membership - $580
  • Accreditation - $2000
  • Surveyor -  (per surveyor, per day; typically 2 surveyors for 2 days) - $1500 
  • Annual Report - $300


Early Education Center

  • Membership - $400
  • Accreditation - Birth to Five ($1050)  OR
  • Accreditation - Birth to Five & School Age ($1750)
  • Site Visit - $600
  • Annual Report - $200


License Exemption

  • Membership - $400 OR  $450)
  • License Exempt Application - $300
  • Site Visit - $150  


K - 12 School

  • Membership $600
  • Accreditation  - Elementary School - $1350  OR
  • Accreditation  - Middle and High School - $1500  OR
  • Accreditation - K - 12 School - $1750
  • Site Visit - $600
  • Annual Report - $250


Enrichment Program

  • Membership - $450
  • Accreditation - $1050
  • Program - $100 (per program After School, Camp, etc.)
  • Site Visit - $400
  • Annual Report - $150

Corporate Accreditation

Corporate School Accreditation

(for up to 21 sites)


  • Membership - $1500
  • Accreditation - $15,000
  • Site Visit - $7,000


Additional fees may apply.


Corporate Behavioral Health Accreditation

(for up to 21 sites)


  • Membership - $1500
  • Accreditation - $36,000
  • Site Visit- $18,500


Franchises and Corporations that operate like Franchises with more than 21 sites should call the Accreditation Office for a direct quote.