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At a Glance

About Us

CHEC works for the scrutiny and affirmation of the quality of regional, national career-related, and programmatic accrediting organizations. CHEC is a state recognized higher education organization in the United States that undertakes this scrutiny.

With a mission to foster engagement, accelerate innovation, and amplify impact in education, CHEC has become synonymous to the higher education standards of excellence, ensuring standardization of education quality throughout the world for decades.

A national advocate for promoting academic quality through accreditation

Focused exclusively on higher education accreditation and quality assurance

Recognizes institutional and programmatic accrediting organizations

CHEC Recognition Standards

Promotes academic quality and encourages student achievement. Advancement of academic quality is at the core of accreditation.

Provides evidence that they administer and enforce standards, policies or procedures, meets the expectations for academic quality and results associated with institutional or program performance.

Exhibits public accountability for performance and transparency, including expectations related to the performance of accrediting organizations, accredited institutions or programs and performance of accrediting organizations engaged in international activity.

Sustains an operational accreditation structure and organization. A recognized accrediting organization provides evidence that it enforces standards and practices, and sustains organizational characteristics consistent with CHEC requirements.

Institution Search

CHEC has a complete directory of accredited institutes that includes high schools, colleges and universities.

Military Service Members

Various online learning programs are offered to both active and veteran military service members.

Financial Aid Programs

Several institutes’ offers financial aid programs for students from around the world.

Credit Transfer

Various online learning programs are offered to both active and veteran military service members.

High Standard of Education

CHEC mission is to assure and maintain high education standards and compliance with predetermined accreditation standards.

Accredited Academic Institutes

CHEC offers accreditation services for online high schools which offers courses and career

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CHEC is an accreditation granting association with more than 200 members dedicated to maintain and promote extraordinary academic standards and practices. Read more about our members.