California Accreditation for Pharmacy Education (CAPE)

Fee Schedule
(All fees effective January 1, 2014)

New Provider Application Fee: $850

One time fee includes new provider processing fee and first year accreditation fee.  Also includes 1 copy of the CE Provider Policy & Procedure Manual Template to assist in the development of an organization’s Provider Policy & Procedure Manual (a required part of the application process). 

 Note: Only the accreditation fee ($400) is refundable should you choose not to complete the application process or your application does not meet CAPE requirements.


Re-Activation Application Fee: Call for Quote

“Inactive” providers may apply to re-activate their accreditation status.  The provider’s prior accreditation history and Policy & Procedure Manual will be reviewed; any outstanding balances, audits, notifications, etc. must be made current in order for application to be considered.


Accredited Provider Renewal Fee

Providers must seek renewal on a yearly basis to keep accreditation status current.

 Payment & materials received by the due date = $400

 Payment & materials received up to 2 weeks after the due date = $500

 Payment & materials received 3 – 4 weeks after the due date = $600

 Accreditation status will be jeopardized if payment & materials are received more than 4 weeks after due date.

Accredited Provider Audit Fees

Providers offering courses must have one class, per calendar year, audited for compliance with the CAPE Standards of Practice and the California Code of Regulations.  This fee is in addition to the Renewal Fee.

Payment & materials received by the due date:
Program that is 1 hour = $100
Program that is 1.5 hours = $125
Programs that are 2 hours or more = $100 for the 1st hour and $50 for each additional hour

Payment & materials received up to 2 weeks after the due date:
Program that is 1 hour = $125
Program that is 1.5 hours = $150
Programs that are 2 hours or more = $125 for the 1st hour and $50 for each additional hour

 Payment & materials received 3 - 4 weeks after the due date:
Program that is 1 hour = $150
Program that is 1.5 hours = $175
Programs that are 2 hours or more = $150 for the 1st hour and $50 for each additional hour

 Accreditation status will be jeopardized if payment & materials are received more than 4 weeks after due date.