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ac·cred·i·ta·tion

 (ə-krĕd′ĭ-tā′shən)
n.
The act of accrediting or the state of being accredited, especially the granting of approval to an institution of learning by an official review board after the school has met specific requirements.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.accreditation - the act of granting credit or recognition (especially with respect to educational institution that maintains suitable standards)accreditation - the act of granting credit or recognition (especially with respect to educational institution that maintains suitable standards); "a commission is responsible for the accreditation of medical schools"
certification, enfranchisement - the act of certifying or bestowing a franchise on
Translations

accreditation

[əˌkredɪˈteɪʃən]
A. Nreconocimiento m (oficial) (US) (Scol, Univ) → habilitación f de enseñanza
B. CPD accreditation officer N (US) (Scol) → inspector(a) m/f de enseñanza

accreditation

[əˌkrɛdɪˈteɪʃən] n
[qualification, institution] → habilitation f
[diplomat, journalist, representative] → accréditation faccreditation officer ninspecteur/trice m/f d'académie

ac·cred·i·ta·tion

n. crédito; credencial; capacitación.
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Prior to 2004, the TRs were not generally screened for accreditation before they arrived in Italy.
In early 1999, the Ministry of Education agreed to let Cambrian have the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT) conduct a pilot accreditation review of its Mining and Geology Engineering Technology programs.
CALEA began for two purposes: to develop a set of law enforcement standards and to establish and administer a voluntary accreditation process through which law enforcement agencies can demonstrate that they meet those standards.
JCAHO's market research revealed that, although LTC organizations valued accreditation, they preferred a less costly and streamlined accreditation process that would not be duplicative of the state agency survey.
Meanwhile, the combined power of CCAC and CARF--through the organizations' unified research, marketing and educational resources--will enable development of new accreditation services tailored to specific needs.
Camps new to ACA who are preparing for accreditation visits this summer can visit ACA's Web site (www.
Inspectors from the American Zoo and Aquarium Association toured the zoo Thursday and met with the public as part of a three-day evaluation to determine whether the 35-year-old animal park deserves renewal of its national accreditation.
The PFS accreditation is the financial planning specialty accreditation held exclusively by certified public accountants who are members of the AICPA.
The report calls for the creation of a senior committee tentatively titled the national accreditation commission (NAC).
NCQA DM Accreditation demonstrates that an organization is well suited to deliver programs to manage care for the seriously or chronically ill," said NCQA President Margaret E.
Accreditation is also a strong marketing point for long term care facilities.
The unified organization's combined research, marketing, and education resources will enable the development of new accreditation services tailored to specific needs.

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