Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Executive Committee for Substantive Change -- April 30, 2018

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 institution’s 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".

Follow-Up Reports/Candidate Reports/Visits/Developments

Adirondack Community College, NY
Bloomfield College, NJ
Cazenovia College, NY
Clarion University of Pennsylvania, PA
College of Westchester, The, NY
Delaware State University, DE
Dominican College of Blauvelt, NY
Elmira College, NY
Excelsior College, NY
Garrett College, MD
Howard University, DC
Institute of World Politics, The, DC
Kean University, NJ
LaGuardia Community College of the City University of New York, NY
Lancaster Bible College, PA
London Metropolitan University, United Kingdom
Manhattanville College, NY
Manor College, PA
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania, PA
Moore College of Art and Design, PA
National University College, PR
New York Academy of Art, NY
Niagara University, NY
Raritan Valley Community College, NJ
Relay Graduate School of Education, NY
Rochester Institute of Technology, NY
Sistema Universitario Ana G. Mendez Universidad del Turabo, PR
St. Thomas Aquinas College, NY
Strayer University, DC
Sullivan County Community College, NY
SUNY College at Geneseo, NY
SUNY College at Purchase, NY
SUNY College of Agriculture & Technology at Morrisville, NY
SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill, NY
SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, NY
SUNY Maritime College, NY
University of the Potomac, DC
UPR - Rio Piedras Campus, PR
Valley Forge Military College, PA

Substantive Change

Additional Location

Community College of Beaver County, PA
George Washington University, The, DC
Georgetown University, DC
Harcum College, PA
Indiana University of Pennsylvania, PA
Jefferson Community College, NY
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA
Mohawk Valley Community College, NY
Nassau Community College, NY
Schenectady County Community College, NY
Strayer University, DC
Suffolk County Community College, NY
SUNY College of Technology at Alfred, NY
Ulster County Community College, NY
Wilmington University, DE

Additional Location - Re-Classification

Bard College, NY
Columbia-Greene Community College, NY
Jefferson Community College, NY
Pennsylvania State University, The, PA

Additional Location - Relocation

Cornell University, NY
Inter American University of Puerto Rico Guayama, PR
La Salle University, PA
Strayer University, DC

Alternative Delivery Method

Borough of Manhattan Community College of the City University of New York, NY
Daemen College, NY
Holy Family University, PA
Hunter College of the City University of New York, NY
Metropolitan College of New York, NY

Change in Mission/Goals

Manor College, PA

Contractual Arrangement

Rider University, NJ

New Degree Level

American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Holy Family University, PA
Hood College, MD
Inter American University of Puerto Rico School of Law, PR
Juniata College, PA
Manor College, PA
Pillar College, NJ
SUNY Empire State College, NY
Susquehanna University, PA
Towson University, MD

Relocating Main Campus

Rowan College at Burlington County, NJ

Site Closure

Delaware Valley University, PA
Johns Hopkins University, MD
Strayer University, DC
Touro College, NY