Texas Wesleyan's School of Business and Professional Programs is proud to announce the accreditation of our school by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Myself along with Associate Dean Dr. Sameer Vaidya were in attendance at the ACBSP national conference in Orlando June 29 to July 1, 2007 to receive the accreditation certificate on behalf of the School of Business. Please visit the ACBSP webpage at: www.acbsp.org or select the link below where you will find Texas Wesleyan's School of Business now listed as a member institution. http://www.acbsp.org/index
Overview of ACBSP accreditation
The Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) is the leading specialized national accreditation association for business education supporting, celebrating, and rewarding teaching excellence. The association embraces the virtues of teaching excellence and emphasizes to students that it is essential to learn how to learn. ACBSP acknowledges the importance of scholarly research and inquiry and believes that such activities facilitate improved teaching. Institutions are strongly encouraged to pursue a reasonable mutually beneficial balance between teaching and research. And further, ACBSP encourages faculty involvement within the contemporary business world to enhance the quality of classroom instruction and to contribute to student learning.
Benefits for the Institution
Benefits for the Business Unit