Ideas for Overhauling Accreditation Take Shape as Reauthorization Talk Begins

A new report from a former president of the University of Colorado has set the stage for a vigorous debate on the future of higher-education accreditation. That topic could be a central focus of Congress as it takes up the reauthorization of the federal Higher Education Act.

George H. (Hank) Brown, who is also a former Republican U.S. senator from Colorado, released his report on