Memo to the Field - May 2014

The May 2014 Memorandum to the Field has been posted for your review. The Memorandum includes final and proposed revisions to multiple sections of the Accreditation Criteria relating to the Self-Study Submission, General Education Requirements, Definition of General Education, Cumulative Grade Point Average for Graduate Programs, Bylaws, Definitions and Names of Additional Location and Campus Addition, Change of Ownership Process, Additional Location to Main Campus Reclassification, Translation of Faculty Transcripts to English, Glossary of Definitions and Direct Assessment Competency-Based Programs.  If you have any questions about any of the information contained in the most recent Memorandum to the Field, please free to contact Ms. Terron King at or Dr. Joseph Gurubatham at  

Please note that there will be an ACICS AWARE webinar to discuss the most recent Memorandum to the Field on May 30, 2014.  Please visit the ACICS website for more details. 

Thanks in advance for your cooperation.  The Council greatly appreciates your feedback. Click here to view the May 2014 Memorandum to the Field.  

Please respond by Friday, July 11, 2014 to: 

Ms. Terron King
Manager of Policy & Institutional Review
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
750 First Street, NE, Suite 980
Washington, DC 2002-4241
Fax (202) 842-2593