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The CHEA International Quality Group (CIQG) is a rewarding and important forum for colleges, universities, accrediting and quality assurance organizations and others worldwide to address issues and challenges focused on quality and quality assurance in an international setting. The CIQG provides service designed to:

  • Assist institutions and organizations in further enhancing capacity for academic quality
  • Advance understanding of international quality assurance
  • Provide research and policy direction
  • This venture will bring together people, ideas and resources from around the world to tackle issues ranging from defining quality and addressing rankings to combating degree mills and accreditation mills.


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    Membership in the Quality Group is an additional benefit to current CHEA member institutions as part of their annual dues.

    Others eligible for membership in the CIQG – for a nominal fee – include:

  • Higher education institutions in the United States that are not CHEA members and are accredited by recognized U.S. accrediting organizations
  • Higher education institutions from other countries in good standing with their national quality assurance bodies
  • Higher education accreditation and quality assurance bodies sanctioned by government or other competent authorities
  • Higher education associations, government agencies, businesses and corporations and foundations
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