An acquaintance of mine claims a PhD from ISM. This school could be only not fully accredited, but it look a bit mill-like to me. ISM - International School of Management | Accredited & Accredited MBA, DBA PhD | Paris, New York, Tokyo, Shanghai | ISM Overview - Mission & Focus | About ISM - ISM - International School of Management | Accredited & Accredited MBA, DBA PhD | Paris, School claims accreditation from ACBSP, and that is OK. ACBSP : Gateway Claims membership in ECBE: European Council for Business Education: List of Members Some schools on this list are regular state schools from Central and Eastern Europe, but some schools are a bit shady. Claims membership in EFMD: EFMD members According to Bear's Guide 2003: States that it is accredited by IACBE, ECBE and WAUC (all unrecognized, none wonderful) I can't find anything about Dr. Jack Forget, president of the ISM. Where did he get his PhD?