Holy Cross College Put On Probation By Accrediting Agency

The agency that certifies the quality of colleges and universities in 11 states said Tuesday it has put Our Lady of Holy Cross College on probation for six months.

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SACS Clears Alabama A&M In Long-Running Inquiry; School Receives No Sanctions

After an inquiry by its accrediting agency that lasted almost a year, Alabama A&M University said Tuesday the school has been cleared of any improper actions.

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Alabama A&M Expecting Answer From SACS This Week On Nearly Year-Long Inquiry

The inquiry into Alabama A&M University by its accrediting agency that has been ongoing for almost a year is expected this week to reach some closure.

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Oakland University Social Work Program Receives National Accreditation

Oakland University's social work program has been nationally accredited by the Council of Social Work Education, meaning that the university can now grant bachelor's degrees in the field.

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Takeover Of Baltimore International College Receives Preliminary Approval

Maryland panel clears Virginia-based Stratford University to take over operations of culinary college on Jan. 1

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Our Lady Of Holy Cross College Response In Trustees Firing Is Expected Within A Month

After the president of Our Lady of Holy Cross College was fired and all 19 trustees sacked in August, officials at the Algiers campus were given until Friday to present their side of the story to the agency that accredits the school. They met that deadline with days to spare, but agency President Belle Wheelan said her organization has no plans to make the information public.

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President, No. 2 Official, At Bishop State Have Doctorates From Unaccredited Schools

Throughout his career with Alabama’s two-year college system, James Lowe has been a fix-it man, sent to turn around troubled institutions, including Bishop State in Mobile.

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Alabama A&M 'Confident' It's In SACS Compliance As Campus Visit Starts

Officials from Alabama A&M University's regional accrediting agency will be on campus today to start a three-day visit as part of its ongoing inquiry of the school.

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When Is a College Not a College?


THAT HEADLINE ISN’T A RIDDLE. Maybe a better question is, should there be guidelines as to what the word “college” means?