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The Global Impact of Credential Fraud

Credential Fraud has unfortunately become commonplace in today’s instant electronic age. Especially problematic in higher education, credential fraud has spiralled into a multi-billion-dollar industry. It is a dilemma that represents a major threat for employers and university admissions offices alike … and has now become a global epidemic.

Students earning a college degree domestically and abroad has exploded and will reach 8 million by 2025 according to Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development data. The importance of credentials cannot be overstated; they are currency and can be used to procure jobs, visas, licenses and anything that requires proof of education.

Until recently, the world has relied on the paper credential to provide such proof. However, with the advent of diploma mills, the paper document can no longer be trusted, and has given way to sensational news headlines of fraud and deception.

Below are just a few of those articles …

The solution is a secure, digital credential that can be validated real-time by the credentialing institution.

“C” the difference … CeDiploma and CeCertificate.

To find out more about the CeCredential, please call 1-800-373-6876.