Maintaining quality and reauthorizing the Higher Education Act

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Wednesday, March 12, 2014

The Council for Higher Education Accreditation, the largest higher-education institutional membership organization in the country and dedicated to advocacy and improvement of accreditation, believes that this is in the best interests of students and society, as well as helping accreditation to better meet the evolving expectations of Congress.

The stakes for accreditation are high. More and more, Congress is looking to accreditation to help assure that attending college is affordable for more students, that educational innovation is encouraged and that information is available to students and parents about outcomes such as graduation rates and employment and earnings for graduates.

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