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Subject:  Re: WSJ: $10K College Degree Date:  10/17/2012  12:30 AM
Author:  BlueGrits Number:  868220 of 885313

SP: College and professional accreditation agencies require ever more gold plating of schools. It's really gotten beyond gold plating --- they want SOLID gold these days.


I'm generally familiar with both and none of them assess the things you mentioned (student housing, student center,...). Instead they look at things like the credentials of the faculty, curricula, course content, workload demanded of students, and so forth.
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