Accreditation is a process of external quality review and certification by a recognized body that evaluates individuals, colleges, universities and educational programs to assure they are performing the functions that they claim to be performing in a competent manner. 

Webster Dictionary Meaning

1. Accreditation
- The act of accrediting; as, letters of accreditation.
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