Accreditation is critical component of college management needs to be at the center of everything you do. Develop a culture of evidence and continuous improvement that positions your college to earn initial accreditation or maintain continued accreditation with regional, national or programmatic accreditors. College Matters serves as an external reviewer, consultant, and objective facilitator to your self-study process.

Schools seeking initial accreditation will benefit from the years of accreditation experience of the College Matters team. From the very first contact with your selected accrediting body through your self-study and subsequent reviews, College Matters can provide insight and objective feedback to ensure the process is both thorough and expedient. Regardless of whether your choice is regional, national or specialized (programmatic) accreditation, the best process is inclusive of all college constituencies and provides an ongoing model of continuous improvement.

From your initial decision become accredited, College Matters can help you decide which accrediting agency is best for your college, plan an effective self-study that is campus driven, serve as an objective reviewer of your institutional self-study, evaluate your school’s operations to ensure you meet (or exceed) accreditation standards. Work with your campus team to respond to accreditation inquiries, show cause orders, or team visits.