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What is accreditation?

Accreditation is a status granted to an educational institution or a program that has been found to meet or exceed stated standards of … Read More


Why do programs seek accreditation?

The three most frequently cited reasons are: 1) to ensure that the program is in compliance with nationally recognized standards… Read More


What are ACPHA Standards?

An AD-HOC Standards Committee, required by ACPHA bylaws, revises the standards based on changing practices, current educational… Read More

The Joe Perdue Memorial Award

The Joe Perdue Memorial Award – Presented in Grapevine, Texas July 2016

I know many of you knew our friend and colleague Joe Perdue who unfortunately passed away in 2015. Joe held positions as a faculty member at… Read More

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