Registration Open for Spring 2021 Virtual Events

Make your New Year’s resolution to register for the Middle States Commission on Higher Education’s Spring 2021 Virtual Events. From featured events to webinars, the sessions provide a mix of free and fee-based opportunities that explore best practices from MSCHE staff, membership experts, and national thought leaders as well as accreditation activities and important information on policies and procedures. Learn more

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. The inaugural episode features SUNY Buffalo State.

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CHEA Approves MSCHE Change of Scope

At its November 20-24, 2020 meeting, the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) Committee on Recognition reviewed and approved the formal request for a change in the CHEA-recognized scope of accreditation submitted by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). The Commission...

2021 MSCHE Executive Committee and Standing/Advisory Committees Named

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) announces the election of its Executive Committee and Officers for the term January 1, 2021, through December 31, 2021. Dr. James Sunser, President of Genesee Community College, has been reelected as Chair of the Commission along...

MSCHE Announces Election of First and Second-Term Commissioners

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) announced the election of Commissioners to first and second terms beginning January 1, 2021 through December 31, 2023. In addition, the Commission opted to re-elect Commissioners who would normally be up for election in November...

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Guided Conversations: MSCHE Accreditation Standards and Community and Civic Engagement Sessions II

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