Global achievement by Yaşar
13 January 2017Share

Global achievement by Yaşar

Yaşar University has been granted CEA accreditation once again, which is known to be given to internationally reputable higher education institutions.

CEA (the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation) is the only accreditation agency in the field of language education recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education.Yaşar University has now been included in the CEA-accredited list of the internationally reputable higher education institutions including the University of Washington and the University of Iowa.

CEA, the world’s leading accreditation agency for quality in language teaching in higher education, granted a 10-year accreditation to Yaşar University’s English Preparatory Class. The Washington-based accreditor in English language teaching granted a 10-year accreditation to 5 higher education institutions at its December meeting including the University of Washington and the University of Iowa alongsideYaşar University.

ITS SUCCESS PROVED ONCE MORE

During the meeting held in Washington in December, the CEA Commission resolved that Yaşar University meets all of the 44 quality standards that U.S. universities and language schools adhere to.

Accreditation decisions were made on the applications of 30 institutions including Yaşar University, In 2011 Yaşar University’s English Preparatory Class became the first program that was ever accredited by CEA in Turkey. Yaşar University’s Prep-Class proved its quality once more with its re-accreditation.

GAINING AN INCREASING SIGNIFICANCE

“Recently, Council of Higher Education in Turkey has prioritized quality over quantity. The Council of Quality in Higher Education, founded last year in Turkey, will take on an important task in monitoring universities on sustainable quality,” said Yaşar University Rector Prof. Dr. Cemali Dinçer, who also expressed that accreditation in higher education has been gaining an increasing significance.

“CEA IS ONE OF OUR GREAT OBJECTIVES.”

Highlighting the significance of accreditation for the higher education institutions which claim that they offer quality education, Prof. Dr. Dinçer also expressed that the CEA Accreditation bears great importance for the university’s globalization strategy. Dinçer continued saying that the accreditation has been among the important objectives set in the university’s strategic plan for 2016-2020 while also expressing that the other departments within the university have been going through similar processes.

THE GLOBAL REPUTATION GAINED WITH THE CEA ACCREDITATION 

Accreditation in higher education is known to be the most objective criterion which indicates that the education offered for students are sustainable and of internationally-recognized quality standards. Likewise, students who graduate from accredited education programs are granted certificates and diplomas which are internationally