Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Commission -- November 20, 2008

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".

Candidate for Accreditation Status Granted

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY
International Institute for Restorative Practices, PA
Ming Chuan University, Taiwan

Accreditation Reaffirmed via Self-Study

Grove City College, PA

Accreditation Reaffirmed via Periodic Review

American College, The (of Financial Services), PA
Baltimore City Community College, MD
Bryn Athyn College of the New Church, PA
Cazenovia College, NY
Central Penn College, PA
Chestnut Hill College, PA
Christ the King Seminary, NY
Corcoran College of Art and Design, DC
Delaware Technical Community College, DE
Delaware Technical Community College Jack F. Owens Campus, DE
Delaware Technical Community College Stanton/George Campus, DE
Delaware Valley University, PA
Dowling College, NY
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, PA
Gannon University, PA
Helene Fuld College of Nursing, NY
Inter American University of Puerto Rico Aguadilla, PR
Inter American University of Puerto Rico Arecibo Campus, PR
Inter American University of Puerto Rico Barranquitas, PR
Inter American University of Puerto Rico Bayamon, PR
Inter American University of Puerto Rico Fajardo, PR
Inter American University of Puerto Rico Guayama, PR
Inter American University of Puerto Rico Metropolitan Campus, PR
Inter American University of Puerto Rico San German Campus, PR
Inter American University of Puerto Rico School of Law, PR
Inter American University of Puerto Rico School of Optometry, PR
Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Ponce Campus, PR
Iona College, NY
John Jay College of Criminal Justice of the City University of New York, NY
Juniata College, PA
Keuka College, NY
Long Island University, NY
Marist College, NY
McDaniel College, MD
Medaille College, NY
Mercyhurst University, PA
Messiah College, PA
New School, The, NY
Polytechnic Institute of New York University, NY
Reading Area Community College, PA
Saint Peter's University, NJ
SUNY Buffalo State, NY
SUNY College at Oneonta, NY
SUNY College of Optometry, NY
SUNY College of Technology at Canton, NY
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, MD
Universidad Adventista de las Antillas, PR
Universidad Central de Bayamon, PR
University of the Sciences, PA

Reaffirmation Postponed

Unification Theological Seminary, NY

Warning Removed and Accreditation Reaffirmed

Gratz College, PA

Warning Issued

Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico, PR
Keystone College, PA
Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, PA
Westmoreland County Community College, PA

Warning Continued

Manhattanville College, NY
New York Institute of Technology, NY

Follow-Up Reports/Candidate Reports/Visits/Developments

Allegany College of Maryland, MD
Alvernia University, PA
American Academy of Dramatic Arts, NY
Athabasca University, Canada
Baltimore International College, MD
Bergen Community College, NJ
Binah Institute of Advanced Judaic Studies for Women, MD
Boricua College, NY
Bryant & Stratton College, NY
Camden County College, NJ
Caribbean University, PR
Cazenovia College, NY
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, PA
College of Saint Elizabeth, NJ
College of Westchester, The, NY
Columbia Central University, PR
Columbia-Greene Community College, NY
Cornell University, NY
Culinary Institute of America, The, NY
Cumberland County College, NJ
Delaware Valley University, PA
Drew University, NJ
Dutchess Community College, NY
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania, PA
Felician University, NJ
Gratz College, PA
Gwynedd Mercy University, PA
Holy Family University, PA
Howard University, DC
Institute of World Politics, The, DC
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, PA
Lackawanna College, PA
LIM College, NY
Manor College, PA
Mercer County Community College, NJ
Moore College of Art and Design, PA
Neumann University, PA
North Country Community College, NY
Pennsylvania Highlands Community College, PA
Saint Francis University, PA
Saint Joseph's Seminary, NY
Saint Mary's Seminary & University, MD
Seminary of the Immaculate Conception, NY
Sistema Universitario Ana G. Mendez Universidad del Este, PR
St. John's University, NY
Sullivan County Community College, NY
SUNY Buffalo State, NY
SUNY at Binghamton, NY
SUNY Broome Community College, NY
SUNY College at Old Westbury, NY
SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill, NY
SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, NY
Thiel College, PA
University of Baltimore, MD
University of Medicine/Dentistry of New Jersey, NJ
University of the Potomac, DC
University of the Virgin Islands, VI
UPR - Aguadilla, PR
UPR - Medical Sciences Campus, PR
Vaughn College Of Aeronautics and Technology, NY
Westmoreland County Community College, PA
William Paterson University of New Jersey, NJ