Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Executive Committee for Substantive Change -- May 1, 2012

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

Bard College, NY
New Jersey City University, NJ

Substantive Change

Additional Location

Adelphi University, NY
Bard College, NY
Carroll Community College, MD
Evangelical Theological Seminary, PA
Fairleigh Dickinson University, NJ
Frederick Community College, MD
George Washington University, The, DC
Howard Community College, MD
Loyola University Maryland, MD
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico, PR
Strayer University, DC

Alternative Delivery Method

Coppin State University, MD
Lehman College of the City University of New York, NY

Contractual Arrangement

Cornell University, NY
Johns Hopkins University, MD

New Degree Level

Frostburg State University, MD
LIM College, NY
Monmouth University, NJ

New Program

Bard College, NY
Salus University, PA
SUNY Empire State College, NY

Site Closure

Daemen College, NY
Mercy College, NY
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico, PR
University of Pittsburgh, PA