Accreditation

The ISSA is proud to be accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC). The Accrediting Commission is:

  • Listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a recognized accrediting agency.

  • Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Our accreditation assures our students, the fitness industry, and the general public that we, as a distance education institution and certification body:

  • Have met certain standards of the U.S. Department of Education and CHEA

  • Provide the quality of education we claim

  • Operate on a sound financial basis

  • Have approved programs of study, qualified instructors, adequate facilities and equipment

  • Use effective recruitment and admission policies

  • Advertise our courses truthfully.