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CCSF Board of Trustees Votes Against Holding ACCJC Accountable

It has been six months since Judge Curtis Karnow ruled in favor of San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera’s challenge to the decision by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) to revoke the accreditation of City College of San Francisco, about which I have been reporting on this blog. 926 more words


Student Success is Accrediting Agency’s Primary Mission

By Dr. Steven Kinsella

Accreditation of colleges and universities has been part of American higher education quality assurance for more than a century. It is designed to protect students, taxpayers who fund colleges and the wider community from low-quality or even fraudulent education institutions. 514 more words


Ruling in CCSF Accreditation Suit

As regular readers of this blog know, I have been posting reports on the accreditation controversy at City College of San Francisco (CCSF) ever since the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) issued its “show cause” order in early July 2012.  5,911 more words


Accrediting Commission Gives City College Of San Francisco 2-Year Extension To Comply With Standards

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF)_ City College of San Francisco has been granted restoration status by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, giving the school at least two more years to fight for its accreditation, which remains threatened. 510 more words


More Complaints Pile On About SF City College Accreditation Overseeing Process

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A coalition working to preserve City College of San Francisco’s accreditation announced two new complaints Monday against the commission with authority to revoke that accreditation, coalition members said. 328 more words


Is ACCJC's Bumbling a Set Up?

15 November 2014

Ever heard of the Higher Education Reform and Opportunity Act — or HERO Act? Nah, me neither. At least not until I started wondering what role  the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is playing in Higher Education Reform.  574 more words

San Francisco City College Heads To Court In Showdown With Accrediting Commission

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — A non-jury trial is underway in California Superior Court to determine if an accrediting evaluation of San Francisco City College was unfair or unlawful. 250 more words