International Training & Workshops

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In-Person Event | July 17 - 20,  Washington D.C. | Registration Closed


The International Institute is an intensive, in-person faculty-led training covering best-industry practices for the evaluation of international credentials that utilizes AACRAO’s On-Demand International Series. Through an applied approach to international comparative education, participants will have the tools to evaluate authentic international credentials from the countries covered, as well as others that follow a similar system. 

The July International Institute will cover the Fundamentals to credential evaluation, and will have a focus on Transfer Credit methodologies, as well as freshman and graduate admissions. Countries that will be covered will include: U.S. based countries including China, the United Kingdom, India and the Sub-Continent, and short-term study programs, including study abroad. This intensive training is for any higher education professional who works with international credentials for admissions or transfer credit, including study abroad programming.

In addition to the in-person faculty-led sessions, participants will take courses from AACRAO’s On-Demand International Series before attending the Institute. This provides context before attending the in-person sessions where the application of skill sets will be focused on. Upon successful completion of each course, participants in the AACRAO International Institute will be awarded the AACRAO International Series badges.

Learn more about the AACRAO International Series and badges here.

The International Institute will be held at the Royal Sonesta Washington D.C. from July 17-20, 2023. The hotel has a special rate for the event from July 16-21, 2023. 

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Compact Agenda for the International Institute 2023

On-Site Training

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From undergraduate admissions to graduate admissions, best practices for transfer credit and for short-term programs, to compliance and record keeping, AACRAO has the tools to further develop your professionals. Email us at to discuss the best way AACRAO can aid in the continuing professional development of your staff.


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