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Organizations

162
Total Organizations
162
All organizations in the system
103
The resource being described offers other resources.
86
The sector that contains privately-owned organizations that operate on a non-profit basis.
63
An agent that accredits the described resource.
62
An independent, third-party organization that operates a certification program. A certification body may or may not be governmental, and may or may not have regulatory authority.
FEIN
51
A Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN) for identifying organizations, persons, states, government agencies, corporations, and companies.
50
The sector that contains government and quasi-government organizations.
47
Verifiable representation of the credential holder's credential that is controlled by the credentialing organization.
DUNS
44
The Dun & Bradstreet DUNS number for identifying an organization or business person.
43
An organization such as a college or university: (1) whose sole purpose is to provide postsecondary education defined as the provision of a formal instructional program whose curriculum is designed primarily for students who are beyond the compulsory age for high school and (2) has the authority to award degrees. This includes programs whose purpose is academic, vocational, and continuing professional education.
41
An organization whose major purpose is to provide education and training services but is not a postsecondary education institution with the authority to award degrees.
37
The resource being described provides renewal service.
37
The resource being described provides revocation service.
35
Authorized postsecondary institution that primarily offers bachelor or higher degrees, but may also award associate degrees.
35
Verifiable representation of postsecondary courses and degrees that is controlled by the credentialing organization.
OPE ID (FAFSA)
34
An alternative, publicly available and globally unique agent identifier issued by an authoritative entity.
26
The sector that contains privately-owned organizations that operate for profit.
23
A membership organization primarily engaged in promoting the interests of a particular profession, the interests of individuals engaged in that profession, and providing them with services that may involve the provision of education and credentialing services.
20
A membership organization primarily engaged in promoting the interests of their business members and providing them with services that may involve the provision of education and credentialing services.
19
External body that performs accreditation, endorsement, approval, and/or recognition of a credential issuer.
19
The resource being described provides accreditation service.
IPEDS ID
19
The unique six (6) digit identifier assigned to all institutions that have submitted data to the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
14
The resource being described provides recognition service.
13
An organization that primarily sells products or services and employs one or more individuals.
12
Authorized postsecondary institution that primarily offers associate degrees, but may also award higher degrees.
12
An organization that primarily operates online.
11
Primarily offers access to assessments for credentials as a service.
11
The resource being described provides approval service.
9
Pronouncement of a favorable judgment by the agent being referenced.
8
The resource being described provides regulation service.
6
An organization in the public sector at the federal, state or local levels.
6
Verifiable representation of a credential holder’s badge that is controlled by the credentialing organization.
5
Sells, maintains, and issues credentials for its own products and services for public access and use.
4
The agent being referenced acknowledges the validity of the described resource.
2
Quality assurance organization that enforces the legal requirements of the credential, learning resource or assessment.
2
The armed services of a government entity.
2
A secondary school that focuses primarily on providing formal preparation for skilled, technical or professional occupations or careers.
152
Organizations who do not have condition manifest(s)
147
Organizations who do not have cost manifest(s)
91
Organizations that DO NOT offer a verification service for their credentials
71
Organizations that offer a verification service for their credentials
46
Organizations that are having Industries.
15
Organizations who have cost manifest(s)
10
Organizations who have condition manifest(s)
10
Organizations that are having subsidiaries
6
Organizations that are having departments

Created History

Monthly totals of Organizations published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
0
November 2018
0
October 2018
1
September 2018
2
August 2018
2
July 2018
2
June 2018
3
May 2018
4
April 2018
4
March 2018
3
February 2018
4
January 2018
2
December 2017
32
November 2017
47

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Organizations.

December 2018
3
November 2018
19
October 2018
716
September 2018
190
August 2018
181
July 2018
12
June 2018
20
May 2018
166
April 2018
69
March 2018
292
February 2018
376
January 2018
26
December 2017
3706
November 2017
634

Created History

Monthly totals of Credentials published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
0
November 2018
0
October 2018
1
September 2018
2
August 2018
2
July 2018
2
June 2018
3
May 2018
4
April 2018
4
March 2018
3
February 2018
4
January 2018
2
December 2017
32
November 2017
47

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Credentials.

December 2018
3
November 2018
19
October 2018
716
September 2018
190
August 2018
181
July 2018
12
June 2018
20
May 2018
166
April 2018
69
March 2018
292
February 2018
376
January 2018
26
December 2017
3706
November 2017
634

Created History

Monthly totals of Assessments published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
0
November 2018
0
October 2018
1
September 2018
2
August 2018
2
July 2018
2
June 2018
3
May 2018
4
April 2018
4
March 2018
3
February 2018
4
January 2018
2
December 2017
32
November 2017
47

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Assessments.

December 2018
3
November 2018
19
October 2018
716
September 2018
190
August 2018
181
July 2018
12
June 2018
20
May 2018
166
April 2018
69
March 2018
292
February 2018
376
January 2018
26
December 2017
3706
November 2017
634

Created History

Monthly totals of Learning Opportunities published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
0
November 2018
0
October 2018
1
September 2018
2
August 2018
2
July 2018
2
June 2018
3
May 2018
4
April 2018
4
March 2018
3
February 2018
4
January 2018
2
December 2017
32
November 2017
47

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Learning Opportunities.

December 2018
3
November 2018
19
October 2018
716
September 2018
190
August 2018
181
July 2018
12
June 2018
20
May 2018
166
April 2018
69
March 2018
292
February 2018
376
January 2018
26
December 2017
3706
November 2017
634

Credentials

5255
Total Credentials
5255
All Credentials in the system
1642
An award level that normally requires at least 4 but not more than 5 years of full-time equivalent college-level work.
1406
An agent that accredits the described resource.
Requires
1215
Credentials with a "Requires" connection to other entities
1187
A credential that designates requisite mastery of the knowledge and skills of an occupation, profession, or academic program.
683
An award level that requires the successful completion of a program of study of at least the full-time equivalent of 1 but not more than 2 academic years of work beyond the bachelor's degree.
634
A time-limited, renewable non-degree credential awarded by an authoritative body to an individual or organization for demonstrating the designated knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform a specific job.
448
The resource is intended for bachelors or upper-division level individuals.
433
The resource is intended for the associate degree level or lower-division individuals.
430
An award level that normally requires at least 2 but less than 4 years of full-time equivalent college-level work.
408
The resource is intended for the master degree level individuals.
397
The resource is intended for entry level individuals.
Management Occupations
315
295
Pronouncement of a favorable judgment by the agent being referenced.
292
The resource is intended for intermediate level individuals.
282
The resource is intended for postsecondary level individuals.
276
The resource is intended for advanced level individuals.
272
The resource is intended for doctoral level individuals.
Computer and Mathematical Occupations
234
Business and Financial Operations Occupations
217
193
The resource is intended for secondary (high school) level individuals.
Recommends
179
Credentials with a "Recommends" connection to other entities
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations
175
Education, Training, and Library Occupations
174
166
The agent being referenced acknowledges the validity of the described resource.
Architecture and Engineering Occupations
152
149
A doctoral degree conferred for advanced work beyond the master level, including the preparation and defense of a thesis or dissertation based on original research, or the planning and execution of an original project demonstrating substantial artistic or scholarly achievement.
136
A credential awarded upon demonstration through apprenticeship of the highest level of skills and performance in industry trades and professions.
104
A badge offered in digital form.
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations
96
Production Occupations
96
95
An Open Badge is a visual symbol that contains verifiable claims in accordance with the Open Badges specification and is delivered digitally.
88
The highest award level to be earned for postsecondary study.
Healthcare Support Occupations
86
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations
77
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations
77
Office and Administrative Support Occupations
68
Construction and Extraction Occupations
64
61
Credentials with a "Is Preparation For" connection to other entities
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations
53
50
A credential that attests to achievement of a specific knowledge, skill, or competency.
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations
44
Community and Social Service Occupations
37
Protective Service Occupations
36
28
A doctoral degree conferred upon completion of a program providing the knowledge and skills for the recognition, credential, or license required for professional practice.
Sales and Related Occupations
25
14
A credential earned through work-based learning and postsecondary earn-and-learn models that meet national standards and are applicable to industry trades and professions.
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations
14
Legal Occupations
10
Personal Care and Service Occupations
9
8
A credential awarded by a government agency that constitutes legal authority to do a specific job and/or utilize a specific item, system or infrastructure and are typically earned through some combination of degree or certificate attainment, certifications, assessments, work experience, and/or fees, and are time-limited and must be renewed periodically.
7
Credentials with a "Post-Award Connections (Is Required For)" connection to other entities
7
Credentials with a "Preparation From" connection to other entities
6
Quality assurance organization that enforces the legal requirements of the credential, learning resource or assessment.
6
A credential designed to be displayed as a marker of accomplishment, activity, achievement, skill, interest, association, or identity. Digital Badge (digitalBadge) - A badge offered in digital form. Open Badge (openBadge) An Open Badge is a visual symbol that contains verifiable claims in accordance with the Open Badges specification and is delivered digitally.
5
Credentials with a "Advanced Standing For" connection to other entities
5
Credentials with a "Advanced Standing From" connection to other entities
1
A award by secondary educational institutions for successfully completion of a course of study.
1
A credential assuring that an organization, program, or awarded credential meets prescribed requirements and may include development and administration of qualifying examinations.
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations
1
Military Specific Occupations
1
1798
Credentials that are available online
1280
Credentials that are having Condition Profiles.
953
Credentials that are having Occupations.
748
Credentials that are having Duration Profiles.
650
Credentials that are having Industries.
594
Credentials that have Cost Profile(s)
518
Credentials that reference Common Costs
426
Credentials that require at least one assessment
418
Credentials that require at least one learning opportunity
159
Credentials that are having any competencies.
156
Credentials that have process-related information
155
Credentials that reference Common Conditions
140
Credentials that have Embedded Credentials.
124
Credentials that are Is Part Of Other Credentials.
83
Credentials that have revocation-related information
19
Credentials that require at least one credential
19
Credentials that recommend at least one learning opportunity
16
Credentials that have Financial Assistance
6
Credentials that have verification badges.
4
Credentials that recommend at least one assessment
1
Credentials that require at least one competency
1
Credentials that recommend at least one credential

Created History

Monthly totals of Organizations published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
152
November 2018
112
October 2018
299
September 2018
827
August 2018
602
July 2018
1140
June 2018
112
May 2018
126
April 2018
218
March 2018
375
February 2018
486
January 2018
48
December 2017
616
November 2017
160

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Organizations.

December 2018
56
November 2018
1026
October 2018
19185
September 2018
4440
August 2018
3652
July 2018
328
June 2018
211
May 2018
1638
April 2018
214
March 2018
3103
February 2018
6919
January 2018
754
December 2017
21727
November 2017
1416

Created History

Monthly totals of Credentials published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
152
November 2018
112
October 2018
299
September 2018
827
August 2018
602
July 2018
1140
June 2018
112
May 2018
126
April 2018
218
March 2018
375
February 2018
486
January 2018
48
December 2017
616
November 2017
160

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Credentials.

December 2018
56
November 2018
1026
October 2018
19185
September 2018
4440
August 2018
3652
July 2018
328
June 2018
211
May 2018
1638
April 2018
214
March 2018
3103
February 2018
6919
January 2018
754
December 2017
21727
November 2017
1416

Created History

Monthly totals of Assessments published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
152
November 2018
112
October 2018
299
September 2018
827
August 2018
602
July 2018
1140
June 2018
112
May 2018
126
April 2018
218
March 2018
375
February 2018
486
January 2018
48
December 2017
616
November 2017
160

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Assessments.

December 2018
56
November 2018
1026
October 2018
19185
September 2018
4440
August 2018
3652
July 2018
328
June 2018
211
May 2018
1638
April 2018
214
March 2018
3103
February 2018
6919
January 2018
754
December 2017
21727
November 2017
1416

Created History

Monthly totals of Learning Opportunities published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
152
November 2018
112
October 2018
299
September 2018
827
August 2018
602
July 2018
1140
June 2018
112
May 2018
126
April 2018
218
March 2018
375
February 2018
486
January 2018
48
December 2017
616
November 2017
160

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Learning Opportunities.

December 2018
56
November 2018
1026
October 2018
19185
September 2018
4440
August 2018
3652
July 2018
328
June 2018
211
May 2018
1638
April 2018
214
March 2018
3103
February 2018
6919
January 2018
754
December 2017
21727
November 2017
1416

Assessments

389
Total Assessments
389
All Assessments in the system
380
A mix of scored items presented in fixed or open response formats.
225
Scored based on a comparison to defined criteria and levels of performance.
221
Online Only
207
In-Person
201
Assessment of learning at the end of an instructional unit to determine whether some established standard or benchmark has been achieved.
129
Formal and informal assessment procedures conducted during the learning process to support intentional modification in teaching and learning activities in order to improve learner attainment.
129
Scored based on a comparison to a distribution of performance in a reference population.
119
A demonstration or performance that is usually assessed while the performance is taking place or as recorded for assessment purposes after the performance.
6
Blended Learning
5
A work or product created to be persistent in some medium.
2
An agent that accredits the described resource.
2
Quality assurance organization that enforces the legal requirements of the credential, learning resource or assessment.
1
Pronouncement of a favorable judgment by the agent being referenced.
1
The agent being referenced acknowledges the validity of the described resource.
285
Assessments that have Duration Profile(s)
217
Assessments that have Cost Profile(s)
203
Assessments that are available online
148
Assessments that assess competencies
137
Assessments that have process-related information
129
Assessments that are having Instructional Program Classification
127
Assessments that are having Common Costs
1
Assessments that are having Financial Assistance

Created History

Monthly totals of Organizations published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
0
November 2018
1
October 2018
19
September 2018
1
August 2018
0
July 2018
3
June 2018
0
May 2018
2
April 2018
111
March 2018
8
February 2018
7
January 2018
4
December 2017
160
November 2017
52

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Organizations.

December 2018
132
November 2018
290
October 2018
1763
September 2018
410
August 2018
398
July 2018
17
June 2018
133
May 2018
439
April 2018
129
March 2018
569
February 2018
696
January 2018
28
December 2017
6535
November 2017
443

Created History

Monthly totals of Credentials published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
0
November 2018
1
October 2018
19
September 2018
1
August 2018
0
July 2018
3
June 2018
0
May 2018
2
April 2018
111
March 2018
8
February 2018
7
January 2018
4
December 2017
160
November 2017
52

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Credentials.

December 2018
132
November 2018
290
October 2018
1763
September 2018
410
August 2018
398
July 2018
17
June 2018
133
May 2018
439
April 2018
129
March 2018
569
February 2018
696
January 2018
28
December 2017
6535
November 2017
443

Created History

Monthly totals of Assessments published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
0
November 2018
1
October 2018
19
September 2018
1
August 2018
0
July 2018
3
June 2018
0
May 2018
2
April 2018
111
March 2018
8
February 2018
7
January 2018
4
December 2017
160
November 2017
52

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Assessments.

December 2018
132
November 2018
290
October 2018
1763
September 2018
410
August 2018
398
July 2018
17
June 2018
133
May 2018
439
April 2018
129
March 2018
569
February 2018
696
January 2018
28
December 2017
6535
November 2017
443

Created History

Monthly totals of Learning Opportunities published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
0
November 2018
1
October 2018
19
September 2018
1
August 2018
0
July 2018
3
June 2018
0
May 2018
2
April 2018
111
March 2018
8
February 2018
7
January 2018
4
December 2017
160
November 2017
52

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Learning Opportunities.

December 2018
132
November 2018
290
October 2018
1763
September 2018
410
August 2018
398
July 2018
17
June 2018
133
May 2018
439
April 2018
129
March 2018
569
February 2018
696
January 2018
28
December 2017
6535
November 2017
443

Learning Opportunities

315
Total Learning Opportunities
315
All Learning Opportunities in the system
195
In-Person
178
The primary method is presentation by an instructor of learning material and may include student discussion.
89
Online Only
36
Blended Learning
26
Provides learning opportunities in the context of real world examples, cases, and applications.
23
Hands-on individual or group experiences for applied learning concepts and methods, procedures and protocols with equipment and technologies.
21
Delivery of learning material via one-way broadcast or storage media that take advantage of electronic technology or any other medium that requires electricity or digital encoding of information.
18
The primary method is active student discussion leading to advancement of the topic and facilitated by an instructor.
9
Provides for personalization and flexibility in the timing and progression of learning for individual learners based on their preferences and needs, prior learning experiences, and ability to progress through learning opportunities.
9
Provides real-world work experiences that may be paid or unpaid and provided in group or individual formats normally outside the classroom.
7
Pronouncement of a favorable judgment by the agent being referenced.
1
The agent being referenced acknowledges the validity of the described resource.
164
Learning Opportunities that are available online
111
Learning Opportunities that have Duration Profile(s)
61
Learning Opportunities that teach competencies
52
Learning Opportunities that have Cost Profile(s)
21
Learning Opportunities that are having Instructional Program Classification
7
Learning Opportunities that are having Common Conditions
5
Learning Opportunities that are having Common Costs
2
Learning Opportunities that are having Financial Aid

Created History

Monthly totals of Organizations published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
0
November 2018
0
October 2018
10
September 2018
56
August 2018
1
July 2018
0
June 2018
5
May 2018
3
April 2018
31
March 2018
8
February 2018
6
January 2018
1
December 2017
122
November 2017
70

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Organizations.

December 2018
20
November 2018
16
October 2018
1268
September 2018
356
August 2018
237
July 2018
4
June 2018
109
May 2018
210
April 2018
17
March 2018
408
February 2018
540
January 2018
20
December 2017
3609
November 2017
595

Created History

Monthly totals of Credentials published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
0
November 2018
0
October 2018
10
September 2018
56
August 2018
1
July 2018
0
June 2018
5
May 2018
3
April 2018
31
March 2018
8
February 2018
6
January 2018
1
December 2017
122
November 2017
70

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Credentials.

December 2018
20
November 2018
16
October 2018
1268
September 2018
356
August 2018
237
July 2018
4
June 2018
109
May 2018
210
April 2018
17
March 2018
408
February 2018
540
January 2018
20
December 2017
3609
November 2017
595

Created History

Monthly totals of Assessments published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
0
November 2018
0
October 2018
10
September 2018
56
August 2018
1
July 2018
0
June 2018
5
May 2018
3
April 2018
31
March 2018
8
February 2018
6
January 2018
1
December 2017
122
November 2017
70

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Assessments.

December 2018
20
November 2018
16
October 2018
1268
September 2018
356
August 2018
237
July 2018
4
June 2018
109
May 2018
210
April 2018
17
March 2018
408
February 2018
540
January 2018
20
December 2017
3609
November 2017
595

Created History

Monthly totals of Learning Opportunities published to the Credential Registry for the first time.

December 2018
0
November 2018
0
October 2018
10
September 2018
56
August 2018
1
July 2018
0
June 2018
5
May 2018
3
April 2018
31
March 2018
8
February 2018
6
January 2018
1
December 2017
122
November 2017
70

Updated History

Aggregated monthly totals for all updates to previously published Learning Opportunities.

December 2018
20
November 2018
16
October 2018
1268
September 2018
356
August 2018
237
July 2018
4
June 2018
109
May 2018
210
April 2018
17
March 2018
408
February 2018
540
January 2018
20
December 2017
3609
November 2017
595

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