CAS Professional Standards for Higher Education (9th ed.) bookThe 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.
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.