Credential As You Go “Higher Education Quality Assurance and Incremental Credentialing”


This Credential As You Go Summit will explore accreditation and quality assurance issues arising in incremental credentialing. A Roundtable representing institutional accreditation, specialized accreditation, and state systems of higher education/institutions participating in key incremental credentialing efforts will discuss:

  • The ways accrediting bodies are/can support incremental credentialing
  • What higher education institutions and state systems of higher education are doing to ensure quality and address accreditation requirements

An open forum will follow the Roundtable to enable audience participation and expand the discussion.


  • Setting the Stage – Holly Zanville, Credential As You Go
  • Roundtable – Moderated by Barbara Gellman-Danley, President, Higher Learning Commission
  • Institutional Accreditor: Belle Wheelan, President, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
  • Specialized Accreditor: Angela Kennedy, Chief Executive Officer, Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education
  • States/Institutions: Deb Moeckel, Assistant Provost for Assessment and Community College Education at State University of New York
  • States/Institutions: Kim Poast, Chief Student Success & Academic Affairs Officer, Colorado Department of Higher Education

Summit Materials

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