Continuing and Adult Education

  • Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET) ACCET’s mission is to inspire and promote quality-oriented continuing education and training. ACCET is a voluntary affiliation of organizations committed to self-regulation through independent peer-review and evaluation. ACCET has been officially recognized by the U.S. Department of Education, since 1978, as a "reliable authority as to the quality of education or training provided by the institution's of higher education and the programs they accredit."
  • American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) The mission of (AAACE) is to provide leadership for the field of adult and continuing education by expanding opportunities for adult growth and development; unifying adult educators; fostering the development and dissemination of theory, research, information, and best practices; promoting identity and standards for the profession; and advocating relevant public policy and social change initiatives.
  • Association for Continuing Higher Education (ACHE) ACHE is a dynamic network of diverse professionals who are dedicated to promoting excellence in continuing higher education and to sharing their expertise and experience with one another.
  • National Council for Continuing Education and Training (NCCET) The National Council for Continuing Education and Training is committed to providing its members with benefits that keep them up to date on new trends, help maintain a personal and professional network, and give access to the latest leading edge programs throughout the country.
  • The Council for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL) The Council for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL) is a national, non-profit organization whose mission is to expand learning opportunities for adults. CAEL aims to create a world of learners and ensure that adult education takes place anywhere and everywhere possible.
  • University Professional Continuing Education Association (UPCEA) The Association seeks to advance leadership in professional, continuing, and online education. Members include public and private accredited, degree-granting colleges and universities, international universities, and nonprofit organizations with a significant commitment to professional and continuing higher education.

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Adult and Continuing Education Programs (Posted 04/20/18)
Upper Iowa University
Fort Polk, LA

Adult and Continuing Education Programs (Posted 04/20/18)
Northeastern State University
Tahlequah, OK

Adult and Continuing Education Programs (Posted 04/20/18)
Rhode Island School of Design
Providence, RI

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