ACBSP Announces the Release of Volume 3 of the ACBSP Annual Edition
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Posted by: Melinda Dorning
the Release of Volume 3 of the ACBSP Annual Edition, a Peer-Reviewed
Journal with 13 Articles Focused on Excellence in Business Education
PARK, KS, USA (January 24, 2013) The Accreditation Council for Business Schools
and Programs (ACBSP), www.acbsp.org, announces
the release of its third peer-reviewed journal: Volume 3 of
the ACBSP Annual Edition: Recognizing Excellence in Business Education, published
in January 2013. The 13 articles featured in Volume 3 went through a
rigorous peer review process prior to final acceptance for publication. The
ACBSP Annual Edition is listed with
Cabell Publishing. The Library of Congress has recognized the journal by
issuing an International Standard Serial Number, ISSN 00-2151-6022.
articles cover topics making headlines, such as "Thriving in a Down Economy: Using Sound
Business Principles to Increase Revenue and Focus on Quality in a Poor Economy,” by: William S.
Lightfoot, Ph.D., & Suzanne Erickson, Ph.D.; and "Trends in Bringing Sustainability and
Climate Change Content into the Curriculum,” by Terri Friel & Josetta McLaughlin.
was the first accrediting body for business schools to support scholarly
research by publication of a peer-reviewed journal. Volume
One of the ACBSP Annual Edition was released in June 2010, followed by Volume
in 2011. The fundamental objective of the ACBSP Annual
Edition is to provide a venue for ACBSP members and others to
present their research and findings, engage in scholarly research and inquiry,
and support and improve classroom teaching. More information on the ACBSP Annual Edition is available on the
are: Annette E. Craven, Ph.D., ACBSP Past President, DBA
Program Director and Professor of Management, University of the Incarnate Word;
Laura S. Mays, Ed.D., Chair of Romanian Academic Programs and Professor of Management, Tiffin University.
mission is to promote continuous improvement and recognize excellence in the
accreditation of business education programs around the world. ACBSP is recognized
by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation
as a specialized accreditation agency for business education. ACBSP currently
has 1,260 member campuses, 177 of which are located outside of the U.S. Of those
campuses, 586 have achieved accreditation and more than 592 are in candidacy
for accreditation. Individual members on these campuses now exceed 10,000.