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Higher Ed Accreditation Agencies Remain Steadfast Despite Conservative Attacks

In recent months, college and university accrediting agencies have come under attack by leading conservative figures who claim the agencies are bastions of far-left...

DeSantis Challenges Biden Administration in Lawsuit Over Accreditation

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) has launched a federal lawsuit against the Biden administration and the U.S. Department of Education for allegedly interfering with...

Republican Senators Propose Eliminating DEI Considerations in University Accreditation

Republican lawmakers introduced legislation this week that seeks to ban higher education accrediting agencies from considering diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in their accreditation...

American Bar Association Looks to Increase DEI in Law Schools Through...

The American Bar Association (ABA) has become a leading voice in advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) within the legal profession and in law...

UNC Journalism School Downgraded to Provisional Accreditation in the Wake of...

The Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC) recently voted to downgrade the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill’s...

Florida Governor Signs Bill Requiring Colleges and Universities to Change Accreditors

This week, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) signed a bill that takes aim at higher education accreditation organizations and faculty tenure in the state.  The...

DEI in Accreditation

Are higher education accrediting agencies adding diversity, equity, and inclusion requirements to ensure colleges are advancing educational access and workforce balance? Moving the needle on diversity, equity,...

Tulane University’s Graduate Medical Programs Placed on Probation Over Alleged Diversity...

The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Accreditation (ACGME) has reportedly placed Tulane University School of Medicine's graduate medical programs on probation due to diversity...

After 20 Years, Morris Brown College Regains Accreditation

Morris Brown College (MBC), a 140-year-old private historically Black institution in Atlanta, received accreditation by the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools this...