Online Learning Update

January 31, 2020

ACICS no longer seeking CHEA recognition

Filed under: Online Learning News — Ray Schroeder @ 12:02 am

Jeremy Bauer-Wolf, Education Dive

The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and School (ACICS), a troubled national accreditor that had its federal status revoked under the Obama administration, is no longer seeking recognition from the main private association that vets accreditors in the U.S., weakening its legitimacy in the higher education sector.┬áThe announcement comes after a Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) committee recommended ACICS’ recognition with the association be denied.

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