Wiregrass Georgia Technical College's Dual Enrollment program received national accreditation from The National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP) in 2018, becoming the first college or university in the state of Georgia to receive NACEP accreditation.
As the nation’s only accrediting body for these unique and impactful dual enrollment/concurrent enrollment educational partnerships, NACEP’s standards serve as the model criteria for ensuring parity in faculty, course content, student outcomes and support. Receiving NACEP accreditation means an institution has met the nation’s most rigorous standard in concurrent enrollment program development, management, and evaluation across multiple, multifaceted program areas.
The National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP) is the leading membership organization supporting programs that successfully transition students from high school to college through college credit-bearing courses. NACEP promotes quality programming through national standards, accreditation, and professional development. NACEP members offer college courses to high school students through a variety of delivery methods and use a range of terms such as concurrent enrollment, dual enrollment, dual credit, and early college. NACEP’s national member network of close to 500 institutions includes colleges and universities, high schools/school districts and state agencies actively share the latest knowledge about best practices, research and advocacy.