The Maryam Abacha American University of Niger has been fully accredited as Member of the American Council on Education (ACE).
The institution is the first English speaking university in the Francophone Niger Republic.
The recognition by ACE was transmitted in a letter to the University on June 7.
It is listed among 1736 Universities and colleges around the world as posted on the ACE’s website.
In the letter signed by the ACE president, the council will assist the University in finding many programs and resources that will help to develop the capacity of the academic staff of the institution and students.
Other benefits of the Partnership as presented in the accreditation letter includes accessing original research and data analysis that help promote emergent practices in higher education.
Maryam Abacha University will now fully participated in a Regional Summit, part of ACE’s initiative to transform its professional development programs through accessible face-to-face meetings and an innovative online learning platforms and also to participate ACE’s Annual Meeting, where the School will network with higher education leaders from around the world.
American Council on Education is the only major higher education association that represent all types of U.S. accredited, degree-granting institutions: two-year and four-year, public and private and major coordinating body for the nation’s colleges and universities, also mobilizes the higher education community to shape effective public policy and foster innovative, high-quality practice.
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