ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

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Scholars, higher education leaders, and policymakers have contributed to ACTA's library of resources.

Protecting Students and Taxpayers

The Federal Government's Failed Regulatory Approach and Steps for Reform
September 2013 by Hank Brown |

When it comes to federal funding of higher education, the government's approach to quality assurance and consumer protection is a public policy and regulatory… Continue Reading >>

The Rise of the Accreditor as Big Man on Campus

The gatekeepers of federal student aid wield too much influence in higher education.
January 2013 by Hank Brown |

Who's in charge of our colleges and universities—their boards of trustees or the accreditation organizations that are the gatekeepers of federal aid?… Continue Reading >>

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Test Your Knowledge: America’s Founding

July 4, 2018 by Elliott Cole

Test Your Knowledge: D-Day

June 5, 2018 by Elliott Cole