Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Executive Committee for Substantive Change -- April 28, 2014

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".

Substantive Change

Site Closure/Teach-out Plan

New York University, NY

Follow-Up Reports/Candidate Reports/Visits/Developments

Universidad del Sagrado Corazon, PR
Washington Adventist University, MD

Substantive Change

Additional Location

Brookdale Community College, NJ
College of New Jersey, The, NJ
Community College of Allegheny County, PA
Georgetown University, DC
Gwynedd Mercy University, PA
Hood College, MD
Houghton College, NY
Immaculata University, PA
Irish American University, DE
Long Island University, NY
Nazareth College of Rochester, NY
Neumann University, PA
Pillar College, NJ
Rosemont College, PA
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, NJ
Saint John Fisher College, NY
St. Joseph's College, New York, NY
SUNY College at Brockport, NY
Westminster College, PA

Additional Location - Re-Classification

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, PA
Misericordia University, PA
Pennsylvania Highlands Community College, PA
Touro College, NY
Wilmington University, DE

Additional Location - Relocation

Community College of Allegheny County, PA
Neumann University, PA
New York University, NY
Strayer University, DC

Alternative Delivery Method

College of New Rochelle, The, NY
Concordia College, NY
Nazareth College of Rochester, NY
Schenectady County Community College, NY

Contractual Arrangement

Lancaster Bible College, PA

New Degree Level

College of Staten Island of the City University of New York, NY
Concordia College, NY
Delaware Valley University, PA
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, PA
Lancaster Bible College, PA
Maryland University of Integrative Health, MD
Medaille College, NY
Point Park University, PA
Wagner College, NY
Waynesburg University, PA

Relocating Main Campus

Plaza College, NY

Site Closure

Berkeley College, NY
Cairn University, PA
Lebanon Valley College, PA
Montgomery County Community College, PA
UPR - Medical Sciences Campus, PR