Hodges University’s Johnson School of Business Receives IACBE Reaffirmation of Accreditation
The International Assembly for Collegiate
Business Education (IACBE) Board of Commissioners announced at their Dec.
8-10, 2015 meeting that Hodges University’s Johnson School of Business
received reaffirmation of accreditation of its business, accounting and
“This is a great confirmation for us as we continue to reach for
excellence in business education. The IACBE reaffirmation of accreditation allows
us to continue to improve student learning, as well as reach out
into the business community and meet the workforce expectations. This
provides our students with a tremendous opportunity to secure the best
jobs and improve their careers,” said Aysegul Timur, dean of the
Johnson School of Business.
Programs accredited by the IACBE include: Master of
Business Administration, Master of Public Administration, Master of
Science in management, Bachelor of Science degrees in accounting,
business administration and management, and Associate in Science degrees
in accounting and business administration.
According to the IACBE news release, “The Johnson School of Business at
Hodges University has undertaken a rigorous self-evaluation; has undergone
a comprehensive, independent peer review; and has
demonstrated compliance with the following Accreditation Principles of the
IACBE: Outcomes Assessment, Strategic Planning, Curriculum, Faculty,
Scholarly and Professional Activities, Resources, Internal and External
Relationships, International Business Education, and Educational
“The Johnson School of Business team deserves much appreciation. They
spent one year working very hard to put together the information needed
for the self-study, and they helped to recognize some of the areas
that need improvement. For our faculty, this accreditation allows
for learning best practices to improve student learning,” said Timur.
Hodges University will be publicly recognized for achieving its
accreditation at the 2016 IACBE Annual Conference and Assembly meeting
on April 7, 2016, in Memphis, Tenn.
Kansas-based IACBE is a specialized accrediting body for business and
business-related degree programs at the baccalaureate and graduate degree
levels in colleges and universities within the United States and
around the world.
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