CAS Professional Standards for Higher Education (9th ed.) e-book

The ninth edition of the book, CAS Professional Standards for Higher Education, was released in August 2015. The book of standards is the defining source of professional standards for many of the services provided to students in higher education. For the first time, CAS is offering an e-book version of the standards.

Sometimes known as the CAS Blue Book, the CAS Professional Standards for Higher Education text provides an introduction to CAS, its mission, initiatives, and the principles upon which it was founded. Individual functional area standards accompanied by introductory contextual statements are included, along with the CAS Learning and Development Outcomes, the CAS Characteristics of Individual Excellence, and the CAS Statement of Shared Ethical Principles.

The CAS e-book is available for purchase either as an EPUB or MOBI file. EPUB is the most common type of e-book file and can be viewed on e-Reader devices and Apps like Apple's iBooks, Barnes & Noble's Nook, Adobe Digital Editions (, and many others. EPUB files can not always be viewed on Amazon Kindle. MOBI is the e-book format used by Amazon. If you have a Kindle, MOBI files are designed to work with your product.

The 10th Edition of CAS Professional Standards in Higher Education is not yet available as an e-book. Please check back for the link starting in May 2019.