The AOAEX has established the following standards of excellence for our
Members pledge themselves to promote student education.
Members agree to treat all students honestly and equally. Members
do not discriminate against students on the basis of race, color,
national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs or marital or family status.
Members shall protect all confidentiality between a student and
Members shall cooperate with other member schools accredited by
the AOAEX when such cooperation is in the interest of the student.
Members shall have a grievance procedure so students may be given
an opportunity to be heard.
Members shall not accept payment to falsify a student's grades,
or to in any way take payment to award a student passage of any
grade or test.
Members shall have a drop-refund policy and make all refunds according
to that stated policy.
Members will keep in confidence all records between the student
and the institution and not release any information except with
the prior approval of the student.
Member Schools believe that education is a joint partnership between
the institution and the student.
A violation of the code of ethics is sufficient
cause for cancellation of accreditation.