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Credential Evaluation 5-part Series:
Are you new to credential evaluation, or do you have new evaluation staff?
Join us for our 5-part e-learning series on the basics of Credential Evaluation.

Want to attend all 5? Pay for 4, get the 5th free!
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Module I: The Evaluation Process, Basic Principles, and Documentation

The first session in our series includes:
  • Foundation of principles and best practices.  
  • Learn to assess academic credentials in a systematic way, making your daily evaluation work more efficient.
We use both lecture and practical exercises. Each participant receives a PDF of the workbook as a resource.

Date: June 28, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Central Time
Cost: $100





Module II: Accreditation, Diploma Mills, and Resources


Part 2 of our 5-part series focuses on the legitimacy of higher education institutions.

The Diploma Mill phenomenon has not diminished, and credential evaluators are challenged every day to confirm that a student attended a lawful and authorized school.

We will also cover a variety of credential evaluation resources.

We use both lecture and practical exercises. Each participant receives a PDF of the workbook as a resource.

Date: July 12, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Central Time
Cost: $100





Module III: Credits and Grades


Bring your pencil and calculators to this session, as our trainer will show you a variety (both U.S. and other countries) of strategies for converting a student's credits.

Our trainer will also walk you through various methods of grade conversion from one educational system to another.

We use both lecture and practical exercises, and each participant receives a PDF of the workbook as a resource.

Date: July 26, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Central Time
Cost: $100





Module IV: Fraud and Authenticity

Academic fraud is big business! Credential evaluators can fight back by:
  • Understanding what fraud actually is
  • Recognizing common tell-tale mistakes
  • Verifying documents
We will cover these issues, plus a variety of online verification services available and documentation requirements to help you stay ahead of the battle.

Wear your Sherlock Holmes hat for this session!

Date: August 9, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Central Time
Cost: $100





Module V: Dual Degrees, Transnational Education, and Non-verifiable Documents

In the final session of our introductory series, we'll tackle some problematic issues for credential evaluators, including:
  • Transnational education
  • Dual degrees
  • Unusual situations where official documents are unavailable
We will use case studies and provide best practices for recognition of a program, institution, or degree for these less common situations.

Date: August 23, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Central Time
Cost: $100