Tag: accreditation

Accredited by Chewbacca

Accreditation is simply the process a college goes through to be recognized as a competent and credible school. Recognized by whom? Well, that’s debatable, but recognized primarily by the Department of Education. The Department of Education monitors and recognizes certain accrediting agencies, and these agencies in turn recognize colleges they believe are competent enough to... Read more »

University of Phoenix - Spam and Warnings

I once received spam email from the University of Phoenix, a college that is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. I noticed at the very bottom of the email some very small print. Squinting to read it, I read that HLC has placed University of Phoenix on warning – apparently the university did not meet some... Read more »