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Ratchford University is fully accredited by and bears the seal of The Association for Online Academic Accreditation, AOAA.
Association for Online Academic Accreditation is a global accreditation organization
and is not associated with or recognized by any regional accreditation organization
or agency of the United States of America, or the U.S. Department of Education.
The Association for Online Academic Accreditation grants accreditation to
institutions worldwide that are not able to receive accreditation through
agencies of the United States due to territorial boundaries.
Association for Online Academic Accreditation follows guidelines similar
to agencies that are territorially bound such as those in the US in evaluation
of candidates for accreditation. Accreditation is granted in single year
increments and institutions must be re-evaluated each year. For more details
on the Association for Online Academic Accreditation please visit their web
site at www.aoaa.org
understand that Ratchford University awards university level degrees based
on life experience and former education both formal and informal.
programs are neither designed to, nor meet, any specific local, state, territorial,
regional, or national licensing or credentialing laws. Further, our programs
are not designed to meet a particular requirement established by any private
University makes no representations, promises, nor guarantees of employment
or acceptability of transfer credits to any public or private educational
institution. If you are seeking a Ratchford University degree for a specific
licensing, employment or additional educational purpose, we advise you to
inquire with the association, governmental agency, employer, or specific
educational institution to determine its acceptability.
information, declarations, and content of this web site are the only authorized
representations of Ratchford University. These representations cannot be
altered nor modified by writings, verbal assertions, or otherwise, from anyone,
including authorized organizations, individual representatives, agents, administration,
faculty, students, or graduates of Ratchford University.