VisionCAP Vision, Mission & Values

CAP will be recognized as the leading advocate of accelerated learning in higher education and as the premiere membership organization for providers of accelerated education.

Mission Statement

The Council for Accelerated Programs (CAP) is an international membership organization serving professionals who lead, teach, and conduct research in accelerated programs in higher education. As an advocate for accelerated education, CAP enhances collaboration and shares best practices and research findings among its members to design and deliver the most effective accelerated learning for adult and nontraditional students.

Core Values

  • CAP believes that accelerated learning is an effective and efficient educational process for adult learners.
  • CAP believes that our members have experiences, knowledge & expertise in accelerated learning to share with one another.
  • CAP encourages and shares research and assessment in the field of accelerated learning.
  • CAP believes that accelerated learning provides access to higher learning for a diverse population of learners.