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Distance learning receives NEASC accreditation

A message from President Di Pasquale and Vice President Lela Morgan, Jan. 26, 2010

Distance learning is growing at CCRI.As the start of the Spring 2010 semester signals a fresh beginning, we are pleased to be able to share with you some good news. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges Inc. (NEASC) recently informed us that the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education has accepted CCRI's report on distance education at the community college and that the distance learning programming will be included with our institutional NEASC accreditation. Congratulations to all who worked on the refinement of our distance learning program and the related NEASC report. Both were jobs well done.

To find out more detail about the commission's decision, please read the acceptance letter received by the college in early January. - PDF file*

The following documents provide the thread of progress CCRI has made with NEASC over the past few years.

Distance learning report submitted to NEASC - October 2009 - PDF file*

NEASC Fifth Year Interim Report Results - April 2009 - PDF file*

NEASC Acceptance of Report - June 2007 - PDF file*

NEASC Visiting Team Recommendation - November 2006 - PDF file*

CCRI Progress Report - August 2006 - PDF file*

New Accreditation Team - April 2006

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