Advocacy at the Forefront

As an institutional accreditor, the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) prides itself on advocating on behalf of students and its institutions. Recent efforts have included pushes to double Pell grants, clarify the status for international students, and expand broadband access. Read more about MSCHE’s the latest efforts.

MSCHE Launches Podcast Series

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) is proud to introduce its first podcast series: MSCHE Pillars of Change. The podcast spotlights highly-effective institutional diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives.

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Standards

Learn more about the MSCHE Standards for Accreditation and Requirements of Affiliation.
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Policies

These policies, procedures, and guidelines address the responsibilities of the Commission and its member institutions.
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Peer Evaluators

Find answers to frequently asked questions, access forms and learn the process and benefits of becoming a peer evaluator.
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Three Commissioners to Join MSCHE for First Terms in 2022

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) announces the election of three new Commissioners to first terms beginning January 1, 2022, through December 31, 2024. Chris L. Kenny, Esq., Chief Executive Officer, Delaware Supermarkets Inc.; John P. Schiavone, CPA, Partner, Lumsden &...

Statement on Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education has been in ongoing discussions with Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education and its institutions regarding the proposal approved by the State System of Higher Education board on July 14, 2021. The Commission has procedures in...

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Verification of Compliance Training

MSCHE staff will host Live Question & Answer Sessions on the Verification of Compliance with…

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