Elon School of Communications 2011-12 Accreditation Self-Study cover image2011-12 Accreditation Self-Study

Accreditation is a benchmark of program quality, and Elon is one of 18 private colleges and universities in the nation with an accredited communications school.

Both the undergraduate and graduate programs in the School of Communications were judged in compliance on all standards by a 2011-12 site team representing the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC).

The school’s extensive self-study is provided below, by section, followed by the site team’s report. The report refers to the growth in the school’s quality and quantity as “nothing short of spectacular,” citing talented faculty, enthusiastic students and an innovative leadership team as keys to building “a positive educational environment … with an exemplary culture of collegiality.” Read a news story that summarizes the site visit.

Read the ACEJMC site team’s report.