Archive for December, 2009
My son is an academician and today he taught me something new. Something I never knew in my twenty-five years of experience in the realm of academics. Today I learnt about international accreditation.
He mentioned online universities and quoted a single example: that of MUST University. Being closely involved with academia, the first question I had in my mind was that of accreditation. From experience, I know that accreditation is what makes or breaks a university and naturally I was curious. As it turns out, MUST is fully accredited by the International Accreditation Organization (IAO), one of the leading bodies that offer international accreditation to online institutions. Read the rest of this entry »