Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education

Ensuring a Reputable College, Credits and Degree

It may be difficult to tell the difference between a legitimate school and a diploma mill. Many fake schools have websites that look like those of well-known schools. Some even have “.edu” web addresses and use phony logos of accreditation and licensure to lure you in. Ask these questions before you sign any paperwork:

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Last Updated: 9/6/2021