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What Is ABET Accreditation?

ABET accreditation is assurance that a college or university program meets the quality standards established by the profession for which it prepares its students. For example, an accredited engineering program must meet the quality standards set by the engineering profession. An accredited computer science program must meet the quality standards set by the computing profession.
ABET accredits postsecondary degree-granting programs housed within regionally accredited institutions. ABET accredits programs only, not degrees, departments, colleges, or institutions.


Why Is ABET Accreditation Important?

Accreditation helps students and their parents choose quality college programs.
Accreditation enables employers to recruit graduates they know are well-prepared.
Accreditation is used by registration, licensure, and certification boards to screen applicants.
Accreditation gives colleges and universities a structured mechanism to assess, evaluate, and improve the quality of their programs.


ABET at EMU

ABET accreditation of our programs in the Faculty of Engineering and accession of Eastern Mediterranean University in the European University Association and International Association of Universities, led our way to broaden our horizon for student recruitment to cover the entire globe.