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Accreditation in higher education.

United States. Office of Education.

Accreditation in higher education.

by United States. Office of Education.

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Universities and colleges -- Accreditation -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementOrganized and edited by Lloyd E. Blauch, assistant commissioner for higher education.
      ContributionsBlauch, Lloyd E., b. 1889, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2355 .U5 1969
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 247 p.
      Number of Pages247
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4910907M
      ISBN 100837122775
      LC Control Number76090736

      The goal of accreditation is to ensure that education provided by institutions of higher education meets acceptable levels of quality. Here you will find a lists of accrediting agencies recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as reliable authorities concerning the quality of education or training offered by the institutions of higher education or higher education programs they accredit. Andrew Hibel, HigherEdJobs: Dr. Kinser, you are an Assistant Professor in the Department of Educational Administration and Policy Studies, University at Albany, State University of New York, studying for-profit education and also accreditation. Would you explain why you chose these areas of higher education to study? Kevin Kinser, University at Albany, State University of New York: When I .

      The Standards for Libraries in Higher Education are designed to guide academic libraries in advancing and sustaining their role as partners in educating students, achieving their institutions’ missions, and positioning libraries as leaders in assessment and continuous improvement on their campuses. Libraries must demonstrate their value and. Accreditation: Quality A ssurance of Higher Education Institutions According to t he Council f or Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA, ), three factors influence t he quality assurance trends Author: Tricia Ryan.

      NAEYC values the role of higher education in advancing the early childhood education profession. Through its higher education accreditation system, NAEYC provides a mechanism for early childhood associate, baccalaureate, and master's degree programs to demonstrate their commitment to high-quality professional preparation. Accreditation is a tool that society uses to evaluate the quality of the education a student receives at a college, university or other institution of higher learning. Learn more about the benefits of accreditation and how to avoid schools and agencies that are unaccredited.


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