Celebrating 100 Years: 1919-2019

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2019. From mission-centric standards that acknowledge the diversity of MSCHE institutions to a focus on the student learning experience, continuous reflection in the service of institutional improvement has been the hallmark of MSCHE throughout its history. Take a look back at the highlights. Read more

Annual Conference

The Call for Presentations is now closed. But if you are a company providing products and services specifically designed for or customarily used in colleges and universities for administration or teaching, MSCHE is accepting exhibitor applications for the 2019 Annual Conference, Innovating for Student Success: New Ideas, Practices, and Services in Higher Education, scheduled from Dec. 9-11, 2019. Learn More


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Former MSCHE Commission Chair Dr. William B. DeLauder Passes Away

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education extends its condolences to Delaware State University and to the family of Dr. William B. DeLauder, who passed away on May 21. Dr. DeLauder was the eighth president of Delaware State and during his tenure chaired...

New Site Features Rolled Out for MSCHE.org

With the aim to improve the visitor experience, the Middle States Commission on Higher Education has rolled out website updates. Among the largest enhancements, are changes to the institution directory. Now listed for each institution are the accreditation liaison officers (ALO) and the...

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2019 Self-Study Institute (By Invitation Only)

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2019 Annual Conference (Open to the Public)

Call for Proposals The Call for Presentations is now closed. The…

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