Overview of the Council on Postsecondary Accreditation records

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Overview of the Council on Postsecondary Accreditation records

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Council on Postsecondary Accreditation records
Dates: 1948-1994
Collection Number: 94001
Creator: Council on Postsecondary Accreditation.
Collection Size: 99 manuscript boxes (39.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Minutes, conference proceedings, correspondence, reports, memoranda, studies, and printed matter, relating to accreditation of universities, colleges, and specialized professional schools in the United States. Includes records of predecessor organizations.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Council on Postsecondary Accreditation records, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1994.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical/Historical Note

American private nonprofit organization to promote and monitor accreditation of academic institutions.

Scope and Content of Collection

Minutes, conference proceedings, correspondence, reports, memoranda, studies, and printed matter, relating to accreditation of universities, colleges, and specialized professional schools in the United States. Includes records of predecessor organizations.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Accreditation (Education)--United States.
Education--United States.