ERIC Number: EJ198250
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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Accreditation, Assessment, and the Credentialing of Educational Accomplishment.
Miller, Jerry W.; Boswell, L. E.
Journal of Higher Education, v50 n2 p219-25 Mar-Apr 1979
Credentialing educational accomplishment is an important function of colleges and universities. It is shown that accreditation and national assessment programs provide academe with effective tools for improving the quality and social justice of the credentialing system regarding extrainstitutional learning. National testing programs, ACE credit recommendations, and individualized assessment programs are discussed. (Author/LBH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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