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Daniel Webster College is chartered as an institution of higher education in accordance with New Hampshire law, subject to the authority of the New Hampshire Department of Education, Division of Higher Education.
Daniel Webster College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC) through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. Accreditation of an institution of higher education by the NEASC indicates that it meets or exceeds criteria for the assessment of institutional quality periodically applied though a peer review process. An accredited college or university is one which has available the necessary resources to pursue its mission through appropriate educational programs, is substantially doing so, and gives reasonable evidence that it will continue to do so in the foreseeable future. Institutional integrity is also addressed through accreditation. Inquiries regarding the accreditation status by the NEASC should be directed to the administrative staff of the College. Individuals may also contact:
Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
The Air Traffic Management program is recognized by the FAA Air Traffic Collegiate Training Initiative (AT-CTI), one of the original schools recognized and one of only 36 institutions with recognized programs nationwide.
Daniel Webster College has participated in the Air Traffic Collegiate Training Initiative program of the Federal Aviation Administration ("FAA") for several years. The AT-CTI program is designed to provide qualified applicants to fill developmental air traffic control specialist positions. Graduates of the program are eligible to bypass the Air Traffic Basics Course, which is the first five weeks of qualification training at the FAA Academy in Oklahoma City. Academy training consists of option-specific (terminal or en route) initial training. Students must successfully complete all required training at the FAA Academy to pursue employment with the FAA.
The Aeronautical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), http://www.abet.org.