Arcadia University (previously Beaver College) has been a pioneer in international education since first sending students overseas to tour war-torn Europe in 1948, one of only three such U.S. institutions to do so. Since that time, Arcadia University has remained a committed and leading voice in ensuring that international education is central in institutional purpose. Learn more about the mission and history of The College.
Arcadia University is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. The College of Global Studies, as one of the academic units of the institution, recently sponsored the accrediting team to visit and review our London Center, and have adapted the Middle States accreditation standards into our internal program review process, ATLAS.
The faculty and staff of The College of Global Studies are active scholars presenting and publishing within the field of international education, and within other academic disciplines as well. A selection of the scholarly and professional activity includes:
The College of Global Studies holds memberships or is affiliated with many professional and scholarly organizations, including: