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Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Executive Committee for Substantive Change -- August 31, 2015

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

Alvernia University, PA
Delaware State University, DE
Howard University, DC
Inter American University of Puerto Rico Aguadilla, PR
Mercer County Community College, NJ
Messiah College, PA
Orange County Community College, NY
Peirce College, PA

Substantive Change

Site Closure/Teach-out Plan

Sistema Universitario Ana G. Mendez Universidad del Turabo, PR

Follow-Up Reports/Candidate Reports/Visits/Developments

University of Rochester, NY
University of Valley Forge, PA
Wilson College, PA
Yeshiva University, NY

Substantive Change

Additional Location

College of New Jersey, The, NJ
Gannon University, PA
Johns Hopkins University, MD
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA
Mercer County Community College, NJ
New York Institute of Technology, NY
Niagara University, NY
Rowan University, NJ
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, NJ
Sistema Universitario Ana G. Mendez Universidad del Turabo, PR
Temple University, PA
Universidad Mayor, Chile
University of Maryland University College, MD
University of the Arts, PA

Additional Location - Re-Classification

Gannon University, PA
University of Scranton, PA

Additional Location - Relocation

Bard College, NY
Relay Graduate School of Education, NY

Alternative Delivery Method

Community College of Beaver County, PA
Essex County College, NJ
Hilbert College, NY
Kean University, NJ
North Country Community College, NY
Northeastern Seminary at Roberts Wesleyan College, NY
SUNY College at Oneonta, NY

Clock/Credit Hours

Berkeley College, NJ

Contractual Arrangement

La Salle University, PA
Yeshiva University, NY

New Degree Level

Alvernia University, PA
Hunter College of the City University of New York, NY
Kean University, NJ
La Roche College, PA
Manhattan College, NY
Philadelphia University, PA
Stevenson University, MD
University of the Virgin Islands, VI
West Chester University of Pennsylvania, PA

New Program

Pillar College, NJ

Site Closure

Columbia University, NY
Duquesne University, PA
Montclair State University, NJ
New York Chiropractic College, NY

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