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EMU Communication Faculty Undergoing Accreditation
Published Date: Thursday, 27 November 2014
Eastern Mediterranean University Communication Faculty is undergoing the accreditation of the American Communication Association (ACA).
Within the framework of the accreditation process, ACA Accreditation committee members Prof. Dr. Philip Jeffrey Auter, Prof. Dr. Peter Antony De Caro and Prof. Dr. James Lawson Parker and EMU Communication Faculty Dean Prof. Dr. Süleyman İrvan, Journalism, Radio, Television and Cinema Department chair Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hanife Aliefendioğlu and Communication Faculty academic staff member Assist. Prof. Dr. Pembe Behçetoğulları visited Vice Rector for Academic Affairs Prof. Dr. Ahmet Sözen in his office.
Stressing the importance of accreditations for EMU, Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Ahmet Sözen stated the vital role of accreditations in terms of quality and fighting against the embargoes. Putting forth that a considerable number of programs within EMU have received various international accreditations, Prof. Sözen also added that upon the completion of the accreditation process, the quality of education in EMU will be confirmed.
During the visit, members of the accreditation committee gave information on the accreditation process to be followed. The committee stated that following their visit, they will finish their report about EMU within a week and a decision will be taken in accordance with the report.