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ERIC Number: ED390318
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995-Sep
Pages: 14
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Accreditation of Higher Education Institutions: An Overview.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Chicago, IL. Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.
This booklet provides general information about the accreditation of postsecondary institutions by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (CIHE) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. It describes: (1) the mission, programs, and services offered by the CIHE; (2) the evaluation process; (3) general institutional requirements in regard to mission, authorization, governance, faculty, educational program, finances, and public information; (4) criteria for accreditation, including institutional purpose, resource management, educational activities, educational effectiveness, and integrity; and (5) answers to frequently asked questions about the accreditation process. A list of CIHE publications is also included. (MDM)
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education, 30 North LaSalle St., Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602-2504 ($1.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Chicago, IL. Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.
Identifiers: Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
Note: For 1987 edition, see ED 291 298.