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

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An Accreditation “Dear John” Letter: Two Top J-Schools Make a Big Move

May 3, 2017 by Ted Eismeier|

Is accreditation reform on the march? Possibly so. Paul Fain of Inside Higher Ed is out with a story… Continue Reading >>

Verifying Student Growth

June 16, 2015 by Kirkwood Palmer |

Public distrust of higher education has grown, as low educational standards are coupled with unmanageable tuition costs. The Assessment… Continue Reading >>

Bryn Mawr Goes Test-Optional

July 22, 2014 by Alex McHugh|

Bryn Mawr has gone test-optional, following some other colleges and universities right… Continue Reading >>

It’s Time to Declassify College Learning Outcomes

January 24, 2014 by Avi Snyder by Michael Poliakoff|

A recent Chronicle of Higher Ed article noted the release of the National Institute… Continue Reading >>

The Importance of Assessment

November 21, 2008 by Sandra E. Czelusniak|

According to the Chronicle of Higher Education, a group of 90 colleges and universities has signed… Continue Reading >>

Measuring Value Added at the University of Colorado

October 8, 2008 by Michael Schilling|

The Boulder Daily Camera reports that, at their October 6-7 meeting, the University… Continue Reading >>

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