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Academic quality  through Accreditation
Accreditation is a voluntary, non-governmental peer review process by the higher
education community.  Accreditation aims to assure academic quality and
accountability, and to encourage improvement.
The Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) is a national advocate and
institutional voice for self-regulation of academic quality through accreditation. CHEA is
an association of 3,000 degree-granting colleges and universities and recognizes
numerous institutional and programmatic accrediting organizations. The following is a
list of both Regional and National Accrediting Organizations:

Regional Accrediting Organizations
Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Commission on Technical and Career Institutions
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
The Higher Learning Commission
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Commission on Colleges
Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

National Accrediting Organizations
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology
Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council
Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Association of Advanced Rabbinical and Talmudic Schools Accreditation Commission
Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada Commission on Accrediting
Association for Biblical Higher Education Commission on Accreditation
Council on Occupational Education
National Accrediting Commission of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences, Inc
Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools Accreditation Commission
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