CHEA-Recognized Accrediting Organizations

2020-2021 Directory of CHEA-Recognized Accrediting Organizations

(Updated August 2020)

The accrediting organizations identified in this directory are recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). Recognition by CHEA affirms that the standards and processes of the accrediting organization are consistent with the academic quality, improvement and accountability expectations that CHEA has established, including the eligibility standard that the majority of institutions or programs each accredits are degree-granting.

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