Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Executive Committee for Substantive Change -- June 28, 2011

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

University of the District of Columbia, DC

Substantive Change

Additional Location

Delaware Valley University, PA
Duquesne University, PA
Fashion Institute of Technology, NY
Johns Hopkins University, MD
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, PA
Long Island University, NY
Marist College, NY
New York University, NY
Pillar College, NJ
Raritan Valley Community College, NJ
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, NJ
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, PA
Strayer University, DC
SUNY College of Technology at Delhi, NY
Warren County Community College, NJ
Washington Adventist University, MD
Zayed University, United Arab Emirates

Alternative Delivery Method

Cairn University, PA
Carlow University, PA
College of Westchester, The, NY
Inter American University of Puerto Rico San German Campus, PR
Iona College, NY
Mount Saint Mary College, NY
Polytechnic Institute of New York University, NY
Ramapo College of New Jersey, NJ
Rockland Community College, NY

Contractual Arrangement

Fordham University, NY
Thomas Edison State University, NJ
University of Maryland University College, MD


Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico, PR
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Arecibo Campus, PR
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez, PR

New Degree Level

Eastern University, PA
Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion, NY
Wilson College, PA
Won Institute of Graduate Studies, PA

New Program

Monroe College, NY
Zayed University, United Arab Emirates

Site Closure

Baltimore City Community College, MD
Eastern University, PA
Gratz College, PA
Immaculata University, PA