ERIC Number: EJ370830
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
The Philosophy of Accreditation.
Crosson, Frederick J.
North Central Association Quarterly, v62 n2 p386-97 Fall 1987
Explores the nature of accreditation with respect to the objective of assisting institutional improvement and the lack of outcomes measures independent of the evaluation process. Differentiates between accreditation and assessment. Analyzes the methods and criteria of accreditation and proposes educational outcomes as norms of evaluation. (DMM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Presented at the Annual Meeting of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (92nd, April 12, 1987).