ACCSC Now Requires Use Of Third-Party Verifications Of Employment

Career College Central summary:

  • Recently, the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) made new requirements for all its schools to begin using a third-party placement verification provider starting January 2014.
  • Placement verifiers has confirmed that the company meets all seven points of ACCSC’s new Independent Test Requirements, giving ACCSC schools more choices when it comes to selecting a third party verification partner.
  • What follows is the verbiage that the ACCSC distributed in their recent Alert related to using a provider such as Placement Verifiers. From ACCSC Accreditation Alert July 1, 2013: "If a school chooses to use a different independent third-party employment verification auditor, that auditor must meet the following seven tests to be considered an "Independent" Third-Party."
  • Placement Verifiers has developed documentation that details their point-by-point response for how the company complies with each of the seven ACCSC test requirements. You can find the document Placement Verifiers – ACCSC Independent Test Requirements on the company website at

    View the document at or contact Shawn Whisenhant at 561-320-3251 or


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