Welcome to the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education
The IACBE is the leader in mission-driven and outcomes-based programmatic accreditation in business, and it exists for the purposes of advancing academic quality and excellence in business education throughout the world. It is the philosophy of the IACBE that academic quality and excellence in business education should be measured in terms of the overall level of performance of an academic business unit (department, division, school, college of business, etc.) relative to its mission. This emphasis on mission-related performance is integral and fundamental to the entire quality assurance process of the IACBE. More
A Message from the President...
Advancing Academic Quality in
Business Education Worldwide
Welcome to the online home of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE). We invite you to explore our site and learn about the IACBE, our activities, and our unique value proposition for advancing academic quality in business education worldwide. We are certain that you will find that our distinctive approach to quality assurance and accreditation, our member services and member benefits, and our professional development opportunities offer significant advantages to student-centered institutions of higher education around the world.
The IACBE is the leader in outcomes-based programmatic accreditation in business, and we stand ready to work with you in achieving excellence in business education. As our tagline indicates, we are committed to “partnering with colleges and universities in preparing today’s business students for tomorrow’s workplace.”
If you are not yet a member, we look forward to welcoming you to the IACBE “family” in the near future.
– Dennis N. Gash
IACBE – “The Diamond Standard for Quality Assurance in Business and Management Education”
(February 2014) – At its 2014 Annual Conference and Assembly Meeting, the IACBE will launch a new, ongoing initiative designed to bring together the IACBE community for the purpose of addressing the challenges associated with the major trends in business and business education. The Trends and Challenges in Business Education (TCBE) Project will provide IACBE members with significant opportunities for professional development and thought leadership.
(January 2014) – The Board of Commissioners of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) is pleased to announce that the academic business units in the following colleges and universities have recently earned first-time accreditation or reaffirmation of accreditation:
Alliance University (India), Carroll College (MT, USA), Eastern Oregon University (OR, USA), Indus Business Academy-Bangalore (India), Medaille College (NY, USA), Mercyhurst University (PA, USA), Purdue University Calumet (IN, USA), Seton Hill University (PA, USA), Shepherd University (WV, USA), The Sage Colleges (NY, USA), Ursuline College (OH, USA). More
(January 2014) – The 2014 Conference of the IACBE’s European Regional Assembly will be hosted by the Barcelona campus of the Geneva Business School in Barcelona, Spain in October 2014. Make plans to join us on the magnificent Mediterranean in beautiful Barcelona!
(December 2013) – Mr. Dennis N. Gash, President of the IACBE, traveled to Xiamen, China on December 8-10, 2013 to present an invited session at an international conference on “Quality of Sino-Foreign Cooperation in Running Schools” sponsored by the Chinese Ministry of Education. More
(December 2013) – Mr. Dennis N. Gash, President of the IACBE, conducted the First IACBE Greater China International Accreditation Information Session in Xiamen, China on December 11, 2013. More
(November 2013) – The International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) is pleased to announce that Guangzhou College – South China University of Technology has been approved as the first Educational Member of the IACBE in the People’s Republic of China. More
(November 2013) – On November 13-16, 2013, Mr. Dennis N. Gash, President of the IACBE, traveled to Valletta, Malta to present an invited session at the international conference of the Businet association. More
IACBE President Meets with Afghani Ministry of Higher Education and Conducts International Accreditation Forum in Afghanistan
(September 2013) – On September 9-12, 2013, Mr. Dennis Gash, President of the IACBE, traveled to Kabul, Afghanistan to meet with officials from the Afghani Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and the Afghanistan Higher Education Institutions Association (AHEIA). More
(October 2013) – The 2013 Conference of the IACBE’s European Regional Assembly held in Kyrenia, North Cyprus was very successful. The conference featured an outstanding lineup of speakers and other special social and cutural activities and events, and we received many wonderful comments from our conference attendees.
(September 2013) - The Board of Directors, the Board of Commissioners, and the staff of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) are pleased to invite you to our Annual Conference and Assembly Meeting to be held in San Diego, California, USA in April 2014.
(September 2013) – The International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) is pleased to announce that the third annual student case-study competition focusing on business ethics will be held in conjunction with our Annual Conference and Assembly Meeting (ACAM) in April 2014 in San Diego, California, USA.
(August 2013) – In partnership with the Standards for Educational Advancement and Accreditation (SEAA) Trust in New Delhi, India and Peregrine Academic Services in the USA, Mr. Dennis Gash, President of the IACBE, conducted international accreditation forums in New Delhi and Bangalore, India on August 3 and August 5, 2013, respectively. More
(February 2013) – The Maharishi University of Management and Marylhurst University have joined forces to form the Summer MBA Sustainability Consortium. The consortium is a cooperative endeavor through which member institutions may offer summer MBA courses related to sustainable business, and MBA students from any consortium member may take these courses for transfer credit. More
Visit our Member News and Announcements page to learn about the significant accomplishments, achievements, and activities of IACBE members and their students, faculty, etc. More
For inclusion on our Member News and Announcements page, please send information pertaining to your academic business unit, faculty, students, etc.
in MSWord format to IACBE World Headquarters.
Girne American University
Faculty of Business and Economics
Girne (Kyrenia), North Cyprus
The Faculty of Business and Economics at Girne American University provides a globally-focused, student-centered education with dedicated faculty who are committed to the development of students into effective decision makers and successful leaders. The Faculty of Business and
Economics offers both undergraduate and graduate degrees in a variety
of different program areas. More