International Accreditation

Eduardo Ávalos
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This presentation will reflect on higher education, its influences, trends and quality assurance mechanisms in the international context.  The case of the Council for Accreditation of the Social Sciences, Accounting and Administration in Latin American Higher Education (CACSLA) will be presented. Both the instrument used by CACSLA, which evaluates 12 standards, as well as the conclusions that it has come to in its evaluation and research work will be discussed.