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Comments on the Obama Administration's Plan to Rate Colleges and Universities

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Comments on the Obama Administration's Plan to Rate Colleges and Universities

January 31, 2014

These comments were submitted in response to the Department of Education's call for input on President Obama's plan to develop a rating system to help students and parents select a suitable college.

Along with ACE, associations signing the comments include:

  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  • American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine
  • American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  • American Association of Community Colleges
  • American College Personnel Association
  • American Dental Education Association
  • American Physical Plant Administrators
  • Association of American Medical Colleges
  • Association of American Universities
  • Association of Community College Trustees
  • Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges
  • Association of American Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Research Libraries
  • College and University Professional Association for Human Resources
  • Council for Higher Education Accreditation
  • Council of Independent Colleges
  • EDUCAUSE
  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
  • National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education
  • National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
  • Thurgood Marshall College Fund
  • UNCF ​​
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