Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Executive Committee for Substantive Change -- October 31, 2016

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".

SUNY Empire State College, NY
Alvernia University, PA
City College of New York of the City University of New York, The, NY
College of New Rochelle, The, NY
Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Ponce Campus, PR
Le Moyne College, NY
Long Island University, NY

Substantive Change

Site Closure/Teach-out Plan

Long Island University, NY

Follow-Up Reports/Candidate Reports/Visits/Developments

Pace University, NY
Ponce Health Sciences University, PR
SUNY College of Technology at Farmingdale, NY

Substantive Change

Additional Location

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, PA
Cayuga County Community College, NY
Gannon University, PA
Goucher College, MD
Peirce College, PA
Relay Graduate School of Education, NY
Saint Peter's University, NJ
SUNY Buffalo State, NY
Ulster County Community College, NY
Universidad Mayor, Chile

Additional Location - Re-Classification

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, PA
Cayuga County Community College, NY
Community College of Baltimore County, MD
Delaware Valley University, PA
Holy Family University, PA
Mohawk Valley Community College, NY

Additional Location - Relocation

College of New Jersey, The, NJ
College of New Rochelle, The, NY
Eastern University, PA
EDP University of Puerto Rico, PR
Lincoln University, PA
Strayer University, DC
SUNY Buffalo State, NY
Temple University, PA
University of Pittsburgh, PA

Alternative Delivery Method

College of New Rochelle, The, NY
Holy Family University, PA
Pennsylvania Institute of Technology, PA
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA
SUNY at Binghamton, NY
SUNY College at Old Westbury, NY
University of Pennsylvania, PA

Branch Campus

National University College, PR

Contractual Arrangement

Geneva College, PA

New Degree Level

Bloomfield College, NJ
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, PA
Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, PA
Yeshiva University, NY

Site Closure

Harcum College, PA
Marist College, NY
Saint Francis University, PA
University of Pittsburgh, PA
Westmoreland County Community College, PA

Site Closure/Teach-out Agreement

Vaughn College Of Aeronautics and Technology, NY