ERIC Number: ED499125
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-May
Distance Education and Training Council
This booklet is designed to help prospective students, counselors, public agencies, and institutions better understand distance education accreditation and how the accreditation procedures of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC) Accrediting Commission work. It describes distance education and the accreditation process for distance education programs, and addresses frequently asked questions about accreditation. The names of DETC members and staff are presented, and a list of Accrediting Commission milestones is included.
Descriptors: Distance Education, Accreditation (Institutions), Public Agencies, Educational Quality, Quality Control, High Schools, Postsecondary Education, Institutional Evaluation, Evaluation Methods
Distance Education and Training Council. 1601 18th Street NW Suite 2, Washington, DC 20009. Tel: 202-234-5100; Fax: 202-332-1386; Web-site: http://www.detc.org
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools; Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: Distance Education and Training Council, Washington, DC.