The Gary E. West College of Business is committed to exceptional quality in curriculum, instruction, and the development of students as professional and ethical business leaders.
Our guarantee of quality involves unceasing adherence to nationally recognized accreditation standards and attention to course-based assessment, as well as the recruitment and retention of qualified and committed faculty.
Accreditation provides assurance to students, parents, and employers that the courses and programs offered by a university meet established standards based on rigorous and continuous peer review.
INTERNATIONAL ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR BUSINESS EDUCATION (IACBE)
The Gary E. West College of Business at West Liberty University has received specialized accreditation through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA.
Please click here for our IACBE Public Notification of Accreditation and list of accredited programs.
Our new MBA Program will be eligible for accreditation consideration following the graduation of its first cohort. The MBA Program has been designed with a goal of accreditation at the first opportunity.
The IACBE was founded in 1997 and is a leader in mission-driven and outcomes-based programmatic accreditation in business for student-centered colleges and universities throughout the world. The IACBE’s mission is to promote and recognize excellence in business education in institutions of higher education worldwide, at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, through specialized accreditation of business programs.
The IACBE is recognized by the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
To view our most recent IACBE Public Disclosure of Student Learning Reports, which include information on our assessment program, click below: