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.
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At an October 2, 2020, meeting, the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC or the Commission) took action to withdraw accreditation after it had ordered the institution to show cause as to why its accreditation should not be withdrawn. Click here to view a summary of the Commission's action.
On May 3, 2021 an independent Appeals Panel remanded the Commission's decision, directing the Commission to provide NLRO with additional time in which to demonstrate its compliance with Standard XI.C. NLRO's accredited status remains in place until such date as it may be withdrawn, denied, lapses or is otherwise terminated.
At a May 12, 2021 meeting, the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC or the Commission) took action to direct NLRO to show cause as to why its accreditation should not be withdrawn. Click here to view a summary of the Commission's action.