Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Executive Committee for Substantive Change -- August 30, 2007

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

Delaware Valley University, PA
La Salle University, PA
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA
Marist College, NY
Mercyhurst University, PA
Mohawk Valley Community College, NY
Monroe College, NY
Neumann University, PA
New York Institute of Technology, NY
Rider University, NJ
Rowan University, NJ
Strayer University, DC
University of Scranton, PA

Alternative Delivery Method

Immaculata University, PA
Millersville University of Pennsylvania, PA
Rowan University, NJ
Towson University, MD
Ulster County Community College, NY

Branch Campus

Nyack College, NY

Change in Control

Bryant & Stratton College, NY

Contractual Arrangement

Alfred University, NY
University of Scranton, PA

New Degree Level

Gannon University, PA
Misericordia University, PA
SUNY College at Old Westbury, NY
Washington Theological Union, DC
Wilmington University, DE

New Program

Columbia Central University, PR

Site Closure

Daemen College, NY
DeSales University, PA
Pittsburgh Technical College, PA