ED: Final Rule on Institutional Eligibility and Accrediting Agencies
Federal Register, October 27, 2009, Page 55413-55435
Office of Postsecondary Education, Department of Education
The Secretary amends its regulations governing institutional eligibility and the Secretary's recognition of accrediting agencies. The Secretary is amending these regulations to implement changes to the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (HEA), resulting from enactment of the Higher Education Reconciliation Act of 2005 (HERA), and the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA), and to clarify, improve, and update the current regulations.
These regulations are effective July 1, 2010
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