By Joshua Pechthalt, CFT President
State Community College Chancellor Brice Harris has released his
long-awaited Accreditation Task Force report, and the news is not
good for the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior
The report, however, is good news for California, because it puts
accreditation — the process of monitoring and reporting that
provides assurance to students and taxpayers that a college
offers a quality education — on a path toward renewal.