News and Latest Updates Archive

Member Institution Helps Haitian Relief Efforts - March 19, 2010
ACICS leadership applauds the students of the FastTrain of Miami.

March 2010 Memo to the Field
A special edition of the Memorandum to the Field

ACICS 2009 Annual Report: A success story in times like these
News Release

2009 Annual Report
ACICS Annual Report: Empowering Workforce Education


January 2010 Memorandam to the Field 
Final and proposed criteria changes.

Department of Education Trial Three-Year Cohort Default Rates
Department of Education (ED) released illustrative trial three-year cohort default rates
Transfer of Credit
A letter to the Editor of Newsweek from Dr. Albert C. Gray, ACICS Executive Director and CEO, regarding the article "An Education in Student Loans" by David A. Graham, November 20, 2009, Newsweek.

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The Value of National Accreditation.
Dr. Albert C. Gray, ACICS Executive Director and CEO, comments on "The Don'ts of Higher Ed Reform" by Robert Zemsky, Sept 4, 2009,

Register Now for the Webinar on the Self-Study Submission for 2010 New Grant Visits
This webinar will assist institutions with grants expiring December 31, 2010, by providing instructions on the step-by-step process of uploading and submitting documents through the new on-line format.

ACICS comments on Wall Street Journal Editorial on Career Colleges
A letter to the editor of the Wall Street Journal from Dr. Albert C. Gray, ACICS Executive Director and CEO

New Process for Initial and New Grant Applications

Addition and Correction to April 2009 Memorandam to the Field
Updates to Memo to the Field

Kaplan, Pinnacle Executives Elected to ACICS Council
The new ACICS Commissioners

Outstanding Peer Evaluators: Campbell, Kyles and Strout
2009 ACICS Evaluator Winners

ACICS Honor Roll Schools are Models of Education Excellence
2009 ACICS Honor Roll Schools

Letter to Secretary Duncan
A letter to the Honorable Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education from Dr. Albert C. Gray, ACICS Executive Director and CEO

Annual Meeting Keynote: People on the Move: Implications for Career Education
View the Keynote address by Dr. James H. Johnson, Jr. 

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