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Over 300 IEEE volunteers are currently serving as program evaluators for ABET, Inc. Program evaluators play a vital role on ABET accreditation teams, which visit college campuses and evaluate programs seeking accreditation.

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Nominate or apply to become a program evaluator

student engineer working on projectQualified individuals are invited to apply, and nominations of qualified individuals are strongly encouraged. IEEE seeks program evaluator candidates who are motivated, have seven or more years of experience, and are supported in this effort by their employers.

Applicants can apply without being nominated. 

Prior to applying, refer to program evaluator qualifications.



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What is the program evaluator selection process timeline?

ABET program evaluator applications:

  • Must be submitted by the deadline of first Friday of November of the current year
  • Are reviewed during the following January at the IEEE accreditation committee meetings
  • Are accepted or declined by the following March with appropriate notification



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