NewsMarlboro College reaccredited
In March 2005, Marlboro received reaccredidation by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), which commended the college for its unusually high level of student engagement; dedicated faculty, staff and board; successful fundraising and community outreach, especially through the Graduate Center.
Founded in 1885, NEASC is the nation's oldest regional accrediting association with a mission of maintaining high standards for all levels of education, from pre-K to the doctoral level. NEASC serves some 1,890 public and independent schools, colleges and universities in New England and 129 American/International schools around the globe.
"The accreditation process we have developed over the years is a major vehicle that can and should be used to bring about educational improvement at all levels of schooling," says Jacob Ludes, III, Executive Director and CEO of NEASC.
Founded in 1946, Marlboro College offers undergraduate education in the liberal arts and, since 1997, graduate study focused on Internet technologies. Its 330 undergraduate students enjoy an 8:1 student-faculty ratio, a voice in governing the community and individualized courses of study on a 350-acre campus in the hills of southern Vermont. Marlboro is a Colleges That Change Lives college.