Overview of DETC

As an Independent Commissions DETC works closely with QCF and QAA ually demonstrated that it is a valid and reliable authority on the assessment of education quality.

DETC is an independent accreditation body as the designated institutional accrediting body for post-secondary, trade and technical schools that provide education to over 50,000 students in a wide variety of vocational programs each year. 

DETC scope of recognition with the UK and U.S. Department of Education includes the accreditation of post-secondary, non-degree-granting institutions and degree-granting institutions, including those granting associate, baccalaureate and master’s degrees, that are predominantly organized to educate students for occupational, trade and technical careers, and including institutions that offer programs via distance education.