by U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Postsecondary Education, Higher Education Management Services, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center in [Washington, DC] .
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|Other titles||Criteria and procedures of listing by the U.S. Secretary of Education and current list.|
|Contributions||United States. Office of Postsecondary Education. Higher Education Management Services., Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)|
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International. The International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE) is a global association of quality assurance organizations, both governmental and non-governmental. It was founded in with 8 member organizations and now has over It defines its role as "to promote and advance excellence in higher education through the . 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. Historically, educational accreditation activities in the United States have been overseen by six regional accrediting agencies established in the late 19th and early 20th century to foster articulation between secondary schools and higher education institutions, particularly evaluation of prospective students by colleges and universities. (b) Course objective. Any curriculum offered by an educational institution which is a member of one of the nationally recognized accrediting agencies or associations and which leads to a degree, diploma, or certificate will be accepted as an accredited course when approved as such by the State approving agency. Any curriculum accredited by one of the specialized nationally .
Accredited Internships, residencies, or programs. Performance data by accreditor. Accreditor Recognition Criteria and Process. Regulations for recognizing accreditors. Guidelines for accreditors. Key steps in the accreditor recognition process. Information on Recognized Accreditors. Institutional and Programmatic Accrediting Agencies. Name and describe the two nationally recognized accrediting agencies for medical assisting education programs. The associations have many benefits, however, for members. The benefits include the following: The two accrediting agencies are the Council on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) and the Accrediting. Get this from a library! Nationally recognized accrediting agencies and associations: criteria and procedures of listing by the U.S. Secretary of Education and current list: OMB no. Exp. date 01/31/, February [United States. Office of Postsecondary Education. Higher Education Management Services.; Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)]. The U.S. Department of Education does not accredit educational institutions and/or programs. However, the Secretary of Education is required by law to publish a list of nationally recognized accrediting agencies that the Secretary determines to be reliable authorities as to the quality of education or training provided by the institutions of higher education and the higher education .
Start Preamble AGENCY: Department of Education. ACTION: List of nationally recognized accrediting agencies and state approval agencies. SUMMARY: The U.S. Secretary of Education is required by statute to publish a list of nationally recognized accrediting agencies and State approval agencies whose accreditation or approval is a required element in enabling . Certification Mill. A certification mill is an entity that: offers a certification based on the individual's work experience, such as performing home inspections in the past, with little or no documentation of prior learning; ; offers a certification that represents that the individual has completed an accredited certificate program, even though the program is not accredited by an accrediting. According to 34 CFR [Title 34 – Education; Subtitle B -- Regulations of the Offices of the Department of Education; Chapter VI -- Office of Postsecondary Education, Department of Education; Part -- Institutional Eligibility under the Higher Education Act of , as Amended; Subpart A – General], the term Nationally recognized accrediting agency means . The ACBN was accredited by the National Commission for Certifying. Agencies (NCCA) in The ACBN is one of only a very few certifying agencies. beyond the doctorate level in the United States and Internationally. requirements for certification. for the Accreditation of Certification Programs. NCCA is the accrediting body.