Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Executive Committee for Substantive Change -- February 29, 2016

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".

SUNY Empire State College, NY
Delaware State University, DE
Kean University, NJ
Marywood University, PA
Mount St. Mary's University, MD
North Country Community College, NY
Universidad del Sagrado Corazon, PR

Substantive Change

Additional Location

Davis College, NY
New York Institute of Technology, NY
Relay Graduate School of Education, NY
Roberts Wesleyan College, NY
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania, PA
Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology, PA
Touro College, NY

Additional Location - Re-Classification

Bard College, NY
College of Saint Elizabeth, NJ
Wilmington University, DE

Additional Location - Relocation

Alvernia University, PA
Westmoreland County Community College, PA

Alternative Delivery Method

North Country Community College, NY
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, MD
United Lutheran Seminary, PA

Institutional Closure

Briarcliffe College, NY

New Degree Level

Capitol Technology University, MD
City College of New York of the City University of New York, The, NY
Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Ponce Campus, PR
Millersville University of Pennsylvania, PA
Pittsburgh Technical College, PA
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, MD

Site Closure

Berkeley College, NJ
Cedar Crest College, PA
Thomas Edison State University, NJ