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A Message from the Dean: We're Accredited! (What's Next?)

The final vote took less than 10 minutes. But the lead-up took nearly three years.

On Friday, May 1, on a relatively balmy morning in downtown Phoenix — the temperature had dropped from 100 degrees the prior day to 99 — the members of the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications assembled to vote on the applications for national accreditation by more than two dozen journalism programs. 496 more words

Stony Brook School Of Journalism

I Reached for the Stars…

In 1998, the state of Oklahoma implemented the Stars Program for rating quality. One star was for providers who meet minimum license requirements, one star plus was working toward a higher quality level, two star was better quality, and three star was the best. 1,201 more words

Child Development

Accreditation 101: Regional vs. National

The U.S. Department of Education states that “the goal of accreditation is to ensure that education provided by institutions of higher education meets acceptable levels of quality.” That sounds great, but how do you know which accreditation – regional or national – is best? 353 more words

Online Education

CHILD ADVOCACY CENTER: Mental Health Accreditation Standard

Mental Health Accreditation Standard: Child Advocacy Centers have Specialized Trauma-Focused Mental Health Services designed to meet the unique needs of the children served, as well as non-offending family members. 223 more words

Baccalaureate Program Earns National Accreditation

By Adam Studzinski, News Director

WIU’s graphic communication program has been awarded nation accreditation through the Accrediting Council for Collegiate Graphics Communications (ACCGC), Inc.

The two-year accreditation period began September 1st and comes after an extensive self-study and visit to WIU by a three member team of industry and education experts.   47 more words


Higher Education..."Have you chosen....wisely."

In Florida there a wide variety of healthcare education choices vary from outrights scams to stellar educational programs.   What I would like to counsel in this blog entry is to do your research and make your selections with the future in mind.  694 more words

Incipient Inspection

This is my third year on the Administration team, and my third year being directly responsible for a successful National Accreditation Inspection. Every year, regardless of how prepared we are, it seems like a daunting task. 166 more words

Camp Lewis 2012