Accréditation, Accreditation

02 août 2017

NJPA earns UT System accreditation

University Business LogoAll 14 institutions within the University of Texas System now have access to the 200-plus vendor contracts offered through National Joint Powers Alliance® (NJPA). More...

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University of Arkansas reaccredited by Higher Learning Commission

University Business LogoThe University of Arkansas continues to be an accredited institution of higher education, following a decision by the Institutional Actions Council of the Higher Learning Commission. That decision followed a visit in April by a peer review team from the commission. More...

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Cheyney, a state-owned university, may soon lose its accreditation

University Business LogoCheyney University, a historically black university with less than 800 students, has been required by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education to show cause – that is, give reasons as to why it should not have its accreditation withdrawn – by September. More...

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14 juillet 2017

Update on Moves by ACICS-Accredited Colleges

HomeBy Paul Fain. The 269 institutions overseen by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools must find a new accreditor or risk losing financial aid. ACICS is a national accreditor that the Obama administration in December decided to terminate, in large part due to concerns about the agency's oversight of Corinthian Colleges and ITT Technical Institute. More...

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12 juillet 2017

The changing face of accreditation in higher education

By John Bassett. Now is the best time for higher education and its accreditors to invite a dialogue with United States Education Secretary Betsy DeVos about accreditation and quality oversight of higher education. More...

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11 juillet 2017

Where Winds Are Blowing on Accreditation

HomeBy Doug Lederman. At meeting of federal advisory panel, some members push accreditors to set “bright lines” for colleges’ performance, while others caution against oversimplification. More...

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White paper explores management-based approach to accreditation

HomeBy Carl Straumsheim. White paper explores changing the accreditation system to encourage continuous improvement and open the door to “alternative” education providers. More...

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09 juillet 2017

5 Steps to Check if an Online Program Is Accredited

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. Prospective online students should research whether employers in their industry prefer online degrees with certain programmatic accreditation. When it comes to pursuing an online degree, it’s important to select a legitimate program offering marketable credentials. A key indicator of legitimacy, experts say, is accreditation. More...

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21 juin 2017

Four universities get accreditation from France

Four universities in Vietnam have been evaluated and accredited for meeting international standards by the High Council for Evaluation of Research and Higher Education in France, reports Viet Nam News. Read more...

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21 mai 2017

J-Schools Dump Accreditor

HomeBy Paul Fain. Northwestern’s journalism school drops its accreditor, shortly after Berkeley did the same, echoing broader questions about the value of the process and whether it impedes innovation. More...

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