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Moving Toward Transformational Impact
September 20, 2021
Schools that want to make a real difference in the world must move beyond storytelling and focus their efforts on specific goals.
Transforming Assurance of Learning for Lasting Impact
May 21, 2021
Changes to accreditation standards and a surge in digital learning have created new opportunities for schools to revamp their AoL processes.
Leveraging Assessment to Drive Quality in Business Education
May 14, 2021
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A critical part of ensuring quality learning is understanding how assessment data can be used to improve programs over time.
How the 2020 Standards Promote Collaboration
May 10, 2021
AACSB’s revised accreditation standards encourage schools to pursue more partnerships, both on their own campuses and with other institutions.
Positioning Business Education for the Future
April 14, 2021
At this year’s ICAM, two topics were top of mind: meeting AACSB’s revised standards and serving a changing student demographic in a post-COVID era.
Implementing New Standards in a Virtual World
September 29, 2020
Following approval of the 2020 standards, business schools collaborate on the best ways to create principled, purposeful educational experiences—virtually.
The 2020 Business Accreditation Standards Are Approved!
July 28, 2020
After two years of reimagining, listening, revising, and adapting, the collective work of the BATF and the AACSB network is complete—to inspiring results.
Developing Learners vs. Teaching Students
July 07, 2020
The proposed 2020 standards refer to business education consumers as "learners" rather than "students"—a deliberate shift that goes beyond just language.
Virtual Accreditation Visits: What You Need to Know
May 18, 2020
In light of the continuing pandemic, accreditation CIR visits for the upcoming academic year will be conducted virtually. Here's how.
Exposure Draft 2 of 2020 Standards—Finishing Strong
February 18, 2020
See what work remains to be done in preparing the 2020 business accreditation standards for a membership vote.
The Buzz on the Proposed 2020 Business Accreditation Standards: Members Respond
October 16, 2019
We've received great feedback since unveiling the proposed standards last month at GAC. Here's what members are saying.
2020 Proposed Business Accreditation Standards: Exposure Draft 1 Unveiled
September 24, 2019
The Business Accreditation Task Force that guides this process has received input from thousands of people from all around the world, and that member input is reflected in this exposure draft.
2019 Global Accreditation Conference: By the Numbers (Infographic)
August 29, 2019
View some key stats on what you can expect at this year's conference.
An Inside Look at AACSB’s 2020 Business Standards Formation
May 06, 2019
Business Accreditation Task Force members have collectively led over 40 conversations around the world, with all types of audiences. Here's how the standards are shaping up based on this input.
Accreditation Is Not 'One Size Fits All'
March 13, 2019
The ultimate goal of accreditation is to ensure that students receive quality education and valuable career preparation, but different types of accreditation serve different aspects of the higher education system.
6 Myths About AACSB Accreditation Standards
February 07, 2019
As chief accreditation officer at AACSB, I am frequently asked the same questions repeatedly, many of which are based on myths. Here are the six I hear most frequently—and their truths.
The Exciting Idea of Reimagining Business Accreditation
August 22, 2018
To address the ever-evolving business school landscape requires that we continuously evaluate and, if needed, change our accreditation standards to meet stakeholder needs.