CASS Europe candidacy status for ACBSP accreditation
CASS Europe in Candidacy for Accreditation with the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) OVERLAND PARK, KS, USA (August 19, 2013)
CASS Europe, an innovative, internationally-oriented business school in Luxembourg, and a campus in Brussels, Belgium is currently in Candidacy for Accreditation with the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (www.acbsp.org).
As a candidate for ACBSP accreditation, CASS Europe has been assigned a mentor who is working with its management team to guide CASS Europe through the accreditation process. They will be required to prepare a self-study of the current business program. Peer evaluators then follow-up with a site visit. The ACBSP Baccalaureate/Graduate Degree Board of Commission will grant final approval of accreditation.
“We are delighted to have CASS Europe as a candidate for ACBSP accreditation,” said Steve Parscale, ACBSP director of accreditation. “The fact that CASS Europe is pursuing ACBSP accreditation shows their commitment to providing the highest quality business education for their students,” he said.
ACBSP’s mission is to promote continuous improvement and recognize excellence in the accreditation of business education programs around the world. ACBSP is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) as a specialized accreditation agency for business education. ACBSP currently has 1,227 member campuses, 186 of which are located outside of the U.S. Of those campuses, 800 have achieved accreditation and more than 345 are in candidacy for accreditation. Individual members on these campuses now exceed 10,000.