College of Choice Not Accredited?

The Department of Education has advice for students and professionals in the event that their college or university of choice is not accredited. The Department of Education highlights the downfalls of attending a non-accredited institution: You might not be able to get any financial aid to help you attend the school. The U.S. Department of [...]

Accreditation

Accreditation, as defined by the United States Department of Education is as follows, “Accreditation is certification that the educational program(s) at a school meet a certain level of quality. Independent organizations called accrediting agencies evaluate schools and award accreditation. The U.S. Dept. of Education doesn’t accredit schools.” The purpose of accreditation is to make sure [...]