Institutions On Show Cause
In accordance with its procedure for Notification and Information Sharing (Section X, Process and Procedures, DEAC Accreditation Handbook) and 34 Code of Federal Regulations §602.26(b)(1), the DEAC Accrediting Commission will provide written notice to the U.S. Secretary of Education, the appropriate state licensing or authorizing agencies, and the appropriate accrediting agencies, at the same time it notifies the institution of the show cause directive decision, but no later than 30 days after the Commission makes a decision to place an institution on Show Cause. The Accrediting Commission provides this notice to the public on its website.
The Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC or the Commission) met on January 29, 2016 and took action to direct the following institution to show cause as to why accreditation should not be withdrawn.
American Business and Technology University
Saint Joseph, Missouri
Click here to view the accreditation standards that are the subject of the Show Cause Order.