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Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Executive Committee for Substantive Change -- August 29, 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".

Substantive Change

Additional Location

Fashion Institute of Technology, NY
Johns Hopkins University, MD
Luzerne County Community College, PA
Manhattanville College, NY
Messiah College, PA
Pennsylvania College of Technology, PA
Reading Area Community College, PA
Sussex County Community College, NJ
Thomas Jefferson University, PA
University of the District of Columbia, DC

Additional Location - Re-Classification

Alvernia University, PA
Raritan Valley Community College, NJ
Stockton University, NJ

Additional Location - Relocation

Georgian Court University, NJ
Loyola University Maryland, MD
Monroe College, NY
National Intelligence University, MD
Pennsylvania Highlands Community College, PA
Rowan University, NJ
Temple University, PA
Waynesburg University, PA

Alternative Delivery Method

Huertas College, PR
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA

Branch Campus - Re-Classification

Rowan University, NJ

New Degree Level

ASA College, NY
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, PA
Lackawanna College, PA
Ponce Health Sciences University, PR
Sistema Universitario Ana G. Mendez Universidad del Turabo, PR
University of Baltimore, MD

Relocating Main Campus

Art Institute of Pittsburgh, The, PA

Site Closure

Corning Community College, NY
Felician University, NJ
Strayer University, DC
Wilmington University, DE

Site Closure/Teach-out Agreement

Geneva College, PA
Pennsylvania Institute of Technology, PA

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