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The IACBE Announces its First Chinese Member Institution
Lenexa, Kansas, USA (November 2013) – The International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) is pleased to announce that Guangzhou College – South China University of Technology (GC-SCUT) has been approved as the first Educational Member of the IACBE in the People’s Republic of China.
Located in the historic city of Guangzhou in the southeastern province of Guangdong, GC-SCUT is a private, independent college that operates under the administrative umbrella of its parent institution – South China University of Technology.
The South China University of Technology is among the top 35 state universities in China that are authorized and recognized by the Chinese Ministry of Education. In the most recent ranking of “China’s Top 100 Independent Colleges and Universities” by the China Alumni Network, Guangzhou College-South China University of Technology was ranked nineteenth.
We are very pleased to welcome Guangzhou College-South China University of Technology to the IACBE family.
In addition, we would like to welcome most warmly the People's Republic of China to the IACBE’s growing family of member countries.
About the IACBE
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Business Education Worldwide
The International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) was founded in 1997 in response to the expressed needs of presidents, chief academic officers, and business deans and chairs who wanted an accreditation process that was mission-driven and outcomes-based. The IACBE is nationally-recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), and is the leader in mission-driven and outcomes-based programmatic accreditation in business and management education for student-centered colleges, universities, and other higher education institutions throughout the world.
The IACBE’s mission is to promote and recognize excellence in business education in institutions of higher education worldwide, at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, through specialized accreditation of business programs. The IACBE has hundreds of member institutions and campuses worldwide, and has accredited over 1,000 business and business-related programs in the United States, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Central America, and South America.
The IACBE’s World Headquarters are located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, 66215, USA. For more information about the IACBE, please contact us here.