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ERIC Number: EJ441562
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-5982
Role of Accrediting Agencies Questioned Following Storm of Criticism and Debate.
Leatherman, Courtney
Chronicle of Higher Education, v38 n24 pA15-16 Feb 19 1992
Controversies concerning the role of college accrediting agencies are identified, including such issues as student enrollment diversity, student loan defaults, and accountability. Recent actions of the Education Department, Congress, and specialized accrediting agencies are noted, as is controversy concerning linking accreditation by a regional association to federal aid in the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Administrators; Practitioners
Language: English
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Higher Education Act 1965