Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Executive Committee for Substantive Change -- June 30, 2009

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".

Substantive Change

Additional Location

American University in Cairo, The, Egypt
Catholic University of America, The, DC
Chatham University, PA
Clarion University of Pennsylvania, PA
Daemen College, NY
Delaware County Community College, PA
Eastern University, PA
Felician University, NJ
Gratz College, PA
Holy Family University, PA
Johns Hopkins University, MD
Keuka College, NY
Marist College, NY
Misericordia University, PA
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico, PR
Saint John Fisher College, NY
St. Bonaventure University, NY
Strayer University, DC
SUNY College at Oswego, NY
SUNY College of Technology at Delhi, NY
Trinity Washington University, DC
University of Delaware, DE
Vaughn College Of Aeronautics and Technology, NY
Wilmington University, DE

Alternative Delivery Method

Biblical Theological Seminary, PA
Fordham University, NY
Frostburg State University, MD
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, PA
School of Visual Arts, NY
Touro College, NY
Trinity Washington University, DC

Change in Mission/Goals

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico, PR

Contractual Arrangement

Columbia University, NY

New Degree Level

Athabasca University, Canada
Caldwell University, NJ
Monroe College, NY
University of Maryland Eastern Shore, MD

New Program

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA

Site Closure

Mercy College, NY
Rochester Institute of Technology, NY
SUNY Maritime College, NY