Distance Education and Training Council (USA)

Benefits for Deakin University

Accreditation by the Distance Education and Training Council is:

  • An impartial indicator of institutional and educational quality for prospective and current students, educators, employers and the public;
  • An expression of confidence in Deakin’s off-campus courses and services by its peers;
  • An assurance of high standards and educational quality in Deakin’s adherence to established criteria, policies and standards, and
  • An internationally recognised quality label.

Deakin chose to seek DETC accreditation :

  • to raise the University’s profile as a quality distance education provider, both in the USA as well as in other countries which look to US accrediting bodies for indications of credibility and quality.

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

21st March 2005