International Council Advancing Independent School Accreditation

Inspiring Transformation ~ Upholding Excellence

ICAISA is a nonprofit organization that establishes and upholds standards for accrediting associations in order to ensure quality and accountability in independent and international schools across the globe. The members of ICAISA are accrediting associations that have voluntarily submitted to a rigorous and impartial review of their accreditation programs. Through this recognition process, each member of ICAISA demonstrates its compliance with the ICAISA Criteria for Effective Accreditation Practices and its alignment with the ICASA Core Standards and Essential Capacities.

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Student Exchange Visitors Program (SEVP) recognizes ICAISA members and their accredited schools located in the United States of America. Learn more about SEVP here

ICAISA is an equal employment opportunity employer. ICAISA will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression), age, religion, disability, genetic information, or any other protected status under applicable state, federal, or national law.