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Chicago, Illinois, United States
Council for Higher Education Accreditation
AdvancED, Higher Learning Commission
Southern Association of Colleg, New England Associati, Northwest Commission on Colleg, AdvancED, National Council for Accreditat
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools Wikipedia
The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), also known as the North Central Association, was a membership organization, consisting of colleges, universities, and schools in 19 U.S. states engaged in educational accreditation. It was one of six regional accreditation bodies in the U.S. and its Higher Learning Commission was recognized by the United States Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) as a regional accreditor for higher education institutions.
The organization was dissolved in 2014. The primary and secondary education accreditation functions of the association have been merged into AdvancED with the postsecondary education accreditation functions vested in the Higher Learning Commission.