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The Board of Commissioners of the IACBE announces recent accreditations and candidacies.

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Recent AccreditationsThe IACBE Announces Recent Accreditations and Candidacies

Lenexa, Kansas, USA (April 2016) – The Board of Commissioners of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) is pleased to announce that, at its meeting in Memphis, Tennessee, USA on April 3-5, 2016, the academic business units in the following colleges, universities, and other higher education institutions were granted first-time accreditation, reaffirmation of accreditation, or candidacy status:

Accreditations

  • Bacone College
    (Oklahoma, USA)
  • Belhaven University
    (Mississippi, USA)
  • Concordia University-Texas
    (Texas, USA)
  • Davenport University
    (Michigan, USA)
  • Northwestern College
    (Iowa, USA)
  • Roberts Wesleyan College
    (New York, USA)
  • Roseman University of Health Sciences
    (Nevada, USA)
  • University of Montana Western
    (Montana, USA)
  • Waynesburg University
    (Pennsylvania, USA)

The academic business units in these institutions have undertaken a rigorous self-evaluation; have undergone a comprehensive, independent peer review; and have demonstrated compliance with the following Accreditation Principles of the IACBE:

1. Outcomes Assessment
2. Strategic Planning
3. Curriculum
4. Faculty
5. Scholarly and Professional Activities
6. Resources
7. Internal and External Relationships
8. International Business Education
9. Educational Innovation

In addition, these academic business units have demonstrated a commitment to continuous improvement, excellence in business education, and advancing academic quality in their business programs and operations.

Candidates for Accreditation

  • Livingstone College
    (North Carolina, USA)
 

The academic business units in these institutions have developed appropriate quality management systems; have satisfied candidacy requirements relating to their business programs, resources, and operational processes; and are eligible to undergo an accreditation review.

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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 1,300 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.

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