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Recognition of Private HEIs: Selected Cases in Anglophone Africa and Latin America


LesLee Clauson Eicher, Associate Director, AACRAO International

Martha van Devender, Senior Evaluator, Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc. (ECE)

Event and Date:

October 27, 2020

TAICEP Annual Conference 2020


The number of private higher education institutions (HEIs) around the world has risen dramatically since the 1990s. 

As international educators, how do we determine which private HEIs are legitimate?

  • Are they recognized?
  • Are their programs accredited?

In this session, presenters looked at the methods of regulating private HEIs in two regions: Anglophone Africa and Latin America.

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