Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Executive Committee for Substantive Change -- November 1, 2007

The following Executive Committee for Substantive Change actions are included within the scope of the institutions accreditation unless stated otherwise. For specific information on each institution please see the "Statement of Accreditation Status" (SAS). A "Statement of Accreditation Status" (SAS) is available online in the institution directory for each institution listed below. The SAS is the official public record of each institutionís current status and recent accreditation history, and it provides a context for Commission actions.

All actions are posted within 11 days of the meeting's end date.

For definitions of the types of actions taken, please consult the policy, "Accreditation Actions".

Substantive Change

Additional Location

Butler County Community College, PA
Cabrini University, PA
College of Saint Elizabeth, NJ
Gannon University, PA
George Washington University, The, DC
Gwynedd Mercy University, PA
New York University, NY
Peirce College, PA
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, PA
Strayer University, DC
SUNY Buffalo State, NY
Wilkes University, PA

Alternative Delivery Method

Arcadia University, PA
Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York, The, NY
Harcum College, PA
University of the Potomac, DC

Branch Campus

Culinary Institute of America, The, NY

Change in Control

University of the Potomac, DC

Contractual Arrangement

University of the Potomac, DC

New Degree Level

Sage Colleges, The, NY

Site Closure

Cairn University, PA