Quality Standards and Continuing Education Credit
Defense Ammunition Center (DAC) is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. Accreditation is a status granted to educational programs or institutions that meet or exceed stated criteria of educational quality. COE is recognized as a nationally-honored seal of excellence for education and training and is the accrediting agency used by military and governmental agencies. The Council's website is http://www.council.org.
Defense Ammunition Center has been awarded the status of Accredited Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). In obtaining this accreditation, the Defense Ammunition Center has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of good practice. Accredited Provider status authorizes the Defense Ammunition Center to offer IACET CEUs for its courses that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.
The American Council on Education’s College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for ten of US Army Defense Ammunition Center’s courses.
Founded in 1918, ACE is the major coordinating body for all the nation’s higher education institutions, representing more than 1,600 college and university presidents and more than 200 related associations nationwide. It provides leadership on key higher education issues and influences public policy through advocacy.
ACE CREDIT connects workplace learning with colleges and universities by helping adults gain access to academic credit at colleges and universities for formal courses and examinations taken in the workplace or other settings outside traditional higher education. For more information, visit the ACE CREDIT website at www.acenet.edu/credit.