Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education Accreditation

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) is responsible for more than 525 accredited and candidate institutions, located in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and other locations abroad.

MSCHE member institutions must be chartered and/or licensed to operate as institutions of higher education within the Middle States region and be able to award postsecondary degrees (Associate’s, Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorate).

Learn more about becoming accredited by MSCHE