the act of giving official authority or approval, or the resulting status; certification: Today they officially opened the process of accreditation for media wanting to cover World Youth Day.
the act of certifying an educational institution or program as meeting all official formal requirements of academic excellence, facilities, curriculum, etc.; the status of being so certified: Universities applying for membership in the association must have undergone, at the national or regional level, a process of quality assurance or accreditation.
the act of attributing or ascribing some quality, status, or action to a person or thing: His other poems added to his accreditation as a first-class poet.
- re·ac·cred·i·ta·tion, noun
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How to use accreditation in a sentence
When the school lost its accreditation, she had applied to the University of Alabama’s School of Commerce and Business Administration and was admitted as a junior.How Robert F. Kennedy Shaped His Brother's Response to Civil Rights | Patricia Sullivan | August 11, 2021 | Time
Luckily for Cuende, IBO’s general manager Chris Cowlbeck, sits on the board of the Media Rating Council, the industry body that hands out accreditation to those measurement systems that meet its criteria.A Spanish ad company wants to standardize OOH traffic metrics using satellites | Michael Bürgi | July 20, 2021 | Digiday
We can’t really speak to a potential accreditation date, though, which is highly dependent on audit findings.Facebook delays its brand safety audit a year after ad boycott raged | Kate Kaye | July 12, 2021 | Digiday
The post Media Rating Council denies accreditation for Pinterest’s video ad measurements appeared first on Digiday.Media Rating Council denies accreditation for Pinterest’s video ad measurements | Kate Kaye | June 23, 2021 | Digiday
In a decision issued Wednesday, Jordan Matsudaira, the deputy undersecretary for education, concurred with career department staffers and an independent advisory board in deeming the accreditation agency unfit.Education Dept. drops embattled for-profit college accreditor | Danielle Douglas-Gabriel | June 2, 2021 | Washington Post
There is often a failure of regulations within those countries and no accreditation.
Ryan would expand access to education, break up the “college cartels,” and reform accreditation.Paul Ryan’s Plan: Rebooting Compassionate Conservatism | Eleanor Clift | July 24, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Among the failed legislation: a bill that would have blocked schools with no academic accreditation from receiving GI Bill money.‘Degree Mills’ Are Exploiting Veterans and Making Millions Off the GI Bill | Aaron Glantz | June 28, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Initially, he claimed that he “got lost in the creative process and neglected to follow proper accreditation.”I Watched Shia LaBeouf Cry at His Weird LA Art Project #IAMSORRY | Andrew Romano | February 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
To complete his accreditation, Hourani needed to show at least one collection off the calendar, as well as a fashion godfather.
Moreover, newly assembled faculties would have state accreditation problems.Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965 | Morris J. MacGregor, Jr.
What did you understand to mean by proper press accreditation or identification?Warren Commission (12 of 26): Hearings Vol. XII (of 15) | The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Once accreditation introduces the language game of politics, education distances itself even more from its fundamental mission.The Civilization of Illiteracy | Mihai Nadin