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Standard 11 Probation – FAQs

In response to the high volume of inquiries surrounding Probation status relative to Standard 11 non-compliance, the CAATE has compiled a list of frequently asked questions with their associated answers.  Click the link to view the list of Probation FAQs.  Any additional questions can be addressed to the CAATE office at or 1-512-733-9700.


In September, 2014 the CAATE held an open comment period to solicit feedback on a Code of Ethics proposed by the CAATE Ethics and Professional Responsibility Committee. The Commission received extensive feedback which was relayed back to this Committee. The Ethics and Professional Responsibility Committee has since collaborated with the Standards Committee to recommend the […]

Last Day to Participate in Open Comment On CHANGES TO OUTCOMES STANDARDS

The higher education regulatory climate is very charged at this time around accreditation, outcomes, transparency and accountability. Renewal of the Higher Education Act has fostered heated discussion of educational quality and the role of accreditors versus regulators in assuring it. On November 6, 2015, the U.S. Department of Education (USDE) announced an agenda of transparency […]