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PTAP Accreditation Fees

2020 Fee Structure

2020 Fees

System Category

Application Fee/Annual Fee (year 1)

Annual Fee (year 2, 3, and 4)

May and August cycles are invoiced in February

November and February cycles are invoiced in August

Total 4-year investment

Small Program (1-5 sites)

$ 4,500.00

$ 3,100.00

$ 13,800

Small Program (1-5 sites) ANCC Affiliation (Magnet, Pathway or ANCC Accredited Provider)

$ 4,000.00

$ 3,100.00

$ 13,300

Medium Program (6-10 sites)

$ 4,500.00

$ 3,100.00

$ 13,800

Medium Program (6-10 sites) ANCC Affiliation (Magnet, Pathway or ANCC Accredited Provider)

$ 4,000.00

$ 3,100.00

$ 13,300

Large Program (11-15 sites)

$ 5,500.00

$ 3,100.00

$ 14,800.00

Large Program (11-15 sites) ANCC Affiliation (Magnet, Pathway or ANCC Accredited Provider)

$ 5,000.00

$ 3,100.00

$ 14,300.00

Mega Program 16+ sites

$ 6,500.00

$ 3,100.00

$ 15,800.00

Mega Program 16+ sites ANCC Affiliation (Magnet, Pathway, or ANCC Accredited Provider)

$ 6,000.00

$ 3,100.00

$ 15, 300.00

All fees are due within 30 days of receiving the invoice.

All programs that have not paid OR have not made arrangements to pay their annual fee within 30 days of the due date will not be considered in good standing and will have their accreditation status suspended.

Under these conditions, the accredited program will be removed from the ANCC Directory of Accredited Programs.  Only accredited programs in good standing will be listed in the ANCC Directory of Accredited Programs.

Programs that have had their accredited status suspended for failure to pay their annual and late fees may apply for reinstatement.  Their request for reinstatement must be accompanied by the annual fee, late fee, and reinstatement fee.

Additional Fees

Survey translation fee Contact ANCC PTAP Office 
Appeal process fee $500
Reinstatement fee $1,000
Applicant Found to be Ineligible $1,000 (remainder of application fee will be returned to applicant)

Self-study late submission fee 

(Request to submit self-study up to 7 day after original due date)
$1,500

Deferral Fee

(Request for extension to later review cycle between 0-120 days prior to self-study due date. The request cannot exceed two review cycles)

$2000 (in addition to application fee)
Withdrawal fee:  0 - 60 days prior to self-study date $2,000 (remainder of application fee will be returned to applicant)
Withdrawal fee:  61-120 days prior to self-study date $1000 (remainder of applicant fee will be returned to applicant)
Withdrawal fee after self-study due date

Forfeit of full application fee

Second progress report due for failure to correct deficiencies in first report $500
Third progress report due to failure to correct deficiencies in second report $1,000

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