Why college accreditation matters

University of Phoenix is a fully accredited institution

At a glance

What is college accreditation?

Types of college accreditation

Institutional Accreditation (formerly, regional accreditation)

Programmatic Accreditation

Other programmatic accreditors (or agencies that administer accreditation) include:

Why is college accreditation important?

How do colleges and programs get accredited?

Does accreditation matter for online college?

How does college accreditation work?

How do I verify whether an institution and/or its programs are accredited?

What accreditations does University of Phoenix hold?

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