Resources

We are working to shift the conversation and support a policy environment that enables a system of higher learning focused on quality, outcomes and today’s students.

  • 101: Accreditation Glossary

    This "101" accreditation glossary is a handy resource decoding the language used during NACIQI meetings and other accreditation debates. From accreditors to on…

  • 101: Higher Education and the Triad

    What is the Triad?The process of regulating and guaranteeing the quality of higher education in the U.S. is complex and involves a number of distinct parties. …

  • 101: Postsecondary Data

    What is postsecondary data?Postsecondary data captures information related to institutions of higher education (IHEs) – including colleges, universities, and t…

  • Read the New Higher Learning Advocates Policy Framework

    Federal policy needs to catch up with today’s students and shift from a focus of ‘higher education’ to ‘higher learning’—education or training beyond high scho…

  • Policy Framework

    Higher Learning Advocates' policy framework outlines policy ideas for shifting the focus of federal policy from higher education to higher learning by ensuring…

  • Higher Learning Advocates Submits Comments on Higher Education Regulatory Reform

    Higher Learning Advocates submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Education with key recommendations for reform of federal higher education regulations an…