Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Executive Committee for Substantive Change -- May 5, 2010

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".

Follow-Up Reports/Candidate Reports/Visits/Developments

Bryant & Stratton College, NY
Capitol Technology University, MD
New Jersey Institute of Technology, NJ
New York Chiropractic College, NY
Pittsburgh Technical College, PA
Seton Hill University, PA
Towson University, MD
Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico, PR

Substantive Change

Additional Location

College of Saint Elizabeth, NJ
DeSales University, PA
Felician University, NJ
Keystone College, PA
Marist College, NY
Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, PA
Prince George's Community College, MD
Strayer University, DC
Temple University, PA
University of Pittsburgh, PA

Alternative Delivery Method

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania, PA
Medaille College, NY
Mercer County Community College, NJ
Niagara University, NY
West Chester University of Pennsylvania, PA

Branch Campus

ICPR Junior College, PR
Sistema Universitario Ana G. Mendez Universidad del Este, PR
Sistema Universitario Ana G. Mendez Universidad del Turabo, PR
Sistema Universitario Ana G. Mendez Universidad Metropolitana, PR

Change in Control

New York Medical College, NY

Contractual Arrangement

Caldwell University, NJ
Fordham University, NY
SUNY at Buffalo, NY

New Degree Level

College of Westchester, The, NY
Molloy College, NY

New Program

La Salle University, PA

Site Closure

Peirce College, PA