Apply for Accreditation

For a school to be eligible to apply for participation in the accreditation process, the following initial requirements apply:

  • The school must be a member of CIS.
  • The school must be committed to continuous school improvement.
  • The school must continue to adhere to the CIS Membership Standards and the CIS Code of Ethics after becoming a CIS member.
  • The school must have been in operation for at least two full academic years.
  • The whole school must be ready to be included within the accreditation process - accreditation is not offered to a part of a school.

CIS member schools interested in applying for CIS International Accreditation, please contact

Learn more about applying for CIS school membership.