ERIC Number: EJ232461
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1980
Accrediting Agency Approaches to Academic Program Evaluation.
Young, Kenneth E.; Chambers, Charles M.
New Directions for Institutional Research, No. 27 (Academic Program Evaluation) v7 n3 p89-103 1980
Nongovernmental accreditation of institutions and programs, a uniquely American process, is discussed. Institutions are shown to bear a large responsibility for making accreditation work as a major tool for improvement. The accreditation process, specialized accreditation, and future developments are described. (Author/LB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A