Chronicle of Higher Education, 9/19/11


The Department of Education recently informed the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools that the "commission is still not in compliance with some rules and is asking the accreditor to further deal with its concerns by January 12." This is the latest notification in a process dating to June 2011, when the Department found that the new general education requirements at Northern Kentucky University did not meet SACS' own standards and that the accreditor did not have procedures in place to respond to faculty complaints about the new curriculum.

AuthorKeith Blakeman