"Transforming Lives Through Quality Learning Experiences"


Acronym and  Institutional Organization


Accrediting organizations set the academic standards by which member institutions must comply. This quality assurance process is performed by private membership associations. ASU-Beebe is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission North Central Association.
Individual programs are accredited by specialized accrediting agencies for the respective programs, as noted below.

AAACL - ARK Association Assessment Collegiate Learning
AACC - American Association of Community Colleges
AACE - ARK Association of Colleges & Employers
AACRAO - American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
AAEA - ARK Association of Educational Administrators
AASFAA - Arkansas Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
AASHE - Association for the Advancement Sustainability in Higher Education
AATYC - Arkansas Association of Two-Year Colleges               
ACE - American Council of Education
ACPA - American College Personnel Association
ACSS - Arkansas Council on Student Services
AED - Arkansas Economic Developers
AHEAD - Association of Higher Education and Disability
AHEAD - ARK Arkansas Association of Higher Education and Disability
AIR - Association for Institutional Research
AIRO - Arkansas Institutional Research Organization
ARCPA  Arkansas College Personnel Association
ARCUPA HR - Arkansas College/University Professional Association for Human Resources
ARDLA - Arkansas Distance Learning Association
ARKACRAO - Arkansas Association of Collegiate Registrars & Admissions Officers
ASCA - Association for Student Conduct Administration
ASCC - Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce
ATEA - Arkansas Technical Education Association
ATMAE - Association of Technology Management and Applied Engineering
ATP - The Association for the Tutoring Profession
BCC - Beebe Chamber of Commerce
CASE - Council for Advancement and Support of Education
CCBA - Community College Baccalaureate Association
CCC - Cabot Chamber of Commerce
CEO - Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization
CHEA - Council of Higher Education Association
CNCTYC - Council of North Central 2-Yr Colleges
COE - Council for Opportunities for Education
CRD - Council for Resource Development
CUPA HR - Colleges & Universities Professional Association for Human Resources
ECC - England Area Chamber of Commerce
HLC - Higher Learning Commission
JCC - Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce
LACC - Lonoke Area Chamber of Commerce
LRAFBCC - Little Rock Air Force Base Community Council
NAACLS - National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science
NACA - National Association of Campus Activities
NACADA - National Association of Counseling/Advising
NACCE - National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship
NACE - National Association of Colleges and Employers
NACEP - National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnership
NACUBO - National Association of College & University Business Officers
NADE - National Association for Developmental Education
NAFSA - National Association of Foreign Students Advisors
NASFAA - National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
NASPA - National Association of Student Personnel Administrators
NCATC - National Coalition of Advanced Technology Centers
NCCBP - National Community College Bench Project
NCMPR - National Council of Marketing and Public Relations
NCSD - National Council on Student Development
POISE - POISE User's Group
SACRAO - Southern Association Collegiate Registrars & Admission Officers
SCC - Searcy Chamber of Commerce
SWACUHO - Southwest Association of College & University Housing Officers
SWASFAA - Southwest Association of Students Financial Aid Administrators
WCC - Ward Chamber of Commerce