June 30, 2017 - Washington, DC - Steve Gunderson, president and CEO of CECU, sent the following open letter to Chairman Alexander and Chairwoman Foxx regarding the Accrediting Council of Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS): Read the letter here.
December 13, 2016 - Washington, DC - The below statement can be attributed to Steve Gunderson, president and CEO of CECU:
Washington, DC - September 22, 2016 - The below statement can be attributed to Steve Gunderson, president and CEO of CECU:
"The U.S. Department of Education's decision today will have horrible ramifications for hundreds of thousands of students, thousands of dedicated faculty and staff, and hundreds of communities and employers that rely on institutions accredited by ACICS.
APSCU Blasts Letter from Attorneys General on Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Washington, DC - April 11, 2016 - A group of attorneys general chose to act this week against the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools, a move that can only be seen as acting in their own political self-interest, instead of the interests of new traditional students seeking higher education access and opportunity. These same attorneys general remained silent when: