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  • Credential evaluation


    Credential evaluation is the way in which academic and professional degrees earned in one country are compared to those earned in another. Universities, colleges and employers around the world use credential evaluations to understand foreign education and to judge applicants for admission or employment. Immigrants can use credential evaluations to gain recognition for study completed outside the country they are immigrating to and in doing so join the workforce as skilled immigrants. International students use credential evaluations to present their previous coursework and grades to universities anywhere for admission.Credential Evaluation in the United States Universities and colleges in the United States saw a marked increase in the number of international students applying for admission after World War II when many European countries were recovering from the war.The need for an accurate and fair understanding of students’ educational past emerged and became even more important as the number of international students studying in the United States jumped from 25,000 in the years after the war, according to NAFSA.

  • Educational Credential Evaluators


    Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc. (ECE) is a public service nonprofit organization. ECE prepares evaluation reports that identify the United States equivalents of educational qualifications earned in other countries. Founded in 1980 by James S. Frey, the company is based and located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. ECE is a charter member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), an organization incorporated in Delaware in 1987 to establish and maintain professional standards for private credential evaluation services. According to the United States Department of Education and the United States Department of State, NACES is one of two national credential evaluation associations that have membership guidelines and standards. ECE offers support to other professionals within the field of international education and has been associated or involved with the following organizations: American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) Asia-Pacific Association of International Education (APAIE) Association of Educational Assessment in Africa (AEAA) Caribbean Area Network for Quality Assurance in Tertiary Education (CANQATE) European Association for International Education (EAIE) International Education Association of South Africa (IEASA) NAFSA: Association of International Educators National Association of Graduate Admissions Professionals (NAGAP)

  • VX-4


    VX-4, Air Test and Evaluation Squadron Four, (AIRTEVRON FOUR), commonly referred to by its nickname, The Evaluators) was a United States Navy air test and evaluation squadron based at Naval Air Station Point Mugu, California. Their tail code was XF, and they flew the McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom, Grumman F-14 Tomcat and the McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet until their disestablishment in 1994.

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