Accreditation

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

The School of Business is accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). AACSB International accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools, worldwide. Institutions that earn accreditation confirm their commitment to quality and continuous improvement through a rigorous and comprehensive peer review. AACSB International accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in management education. AACSB International accreditation assures stakeholders that business schools:

  • Manage resources to achieve a vibrant and relevant mission;
  • Advance business and management knowledge through faculty scholarship;
  • Provide high-caliber teaching of quality and current curricula;
  • Cultivate meaningful interaction between students and a qualified faculty;
  • Produce graduates who have achieved specified learning goals.

For further information regarding the accreditation process and its value please click here http://www.aacsb.edu .

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement

Founded in 1895, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI) is a non-profit, voluntary, non-governmental association, and one of six regional accrediting associations in the United States. SACS CASI serves 11 Southern states -- Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia as well as Latin America and other geographical areas. In addition to colleges and universities, SACS CASI accredits over 13,000 pre-kindergarten, K-12, and vocational schools. SACS CASI, in the business of accrediting public and private schools for over 100 years, holds its primary mission as the improvement of education by recognizing and encouraging institutional quality through accreditation.

Dalton State College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; telephone number 404-679-4501) to award the Associate and Bachelor's Degrees.

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