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MSCHE is on the Move! New Physical and Mailing Address

The Commission has moved out of its long-standing office space in Philadelphia after successfully conducting business remotely since the onset of the pandemic in 2020. The new MSCHE physical mailing address is: Middle States Commission on Higher Education 1007 North Orange Street 4th…

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MSCHE Unveils New Mission, Vision, and Values

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) approved new mission, vision, and values (MVV) statements that offer a much clearer and concise representation of the organization. The release of the new MVV statements follows the rebranding process undertaken by MSCHE in 2019…

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Middle States Commission on Higher Education Announces Actions from Its March 2022 Meeting

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) has made public the accreditation actions approved at its March 10, 2022, virtual meeting. “In the course of my involvement with the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, it is fair to say that the…

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MSCHE Supports ACE’s Academic Freedom Statement

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education was among 93 academic associations that signed on to a statement by the American Council on Education (ACE) promoting ” Free and Open Academic Inquiry and Debate.” The statement read in part that “Efforts to suppress…

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Advocacy Alert: USDE Seeks Third Party Comments on Accreditor Recognition

As part of the Middle States Commission on Higher Education’s strategic priority to promote advocacy initiatives for its members and others, we would like to draw your attention to the following announcement. The Accreditation Group of the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of…

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Three Commissioners Completed MSCHE Terms at the End of 2021

With the close of another year, the Middle States Commission on Higher Education bid farewell to Commissioners Dr. Mary Kennard, Ms. Denise Mulkern, and Dr. Carl Person, who completed their terms with the Commission on December 31, 2021. “All three of these folks…

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2022 MSCHE Standing/Advisory Committees Named

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) announces the Chairs and Vice-Chairs for its standing and advisory committees. The Commission had previously announced its Executive Committee and Officers for 2022. Standing Committees The Finance Committee advises the Treasurer with respect to financial,…

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MSCHE Announces Listening Sessions for Periodic Review of Standards for Accreditation and Requirements of Affiliation

As announced during the MSCHE 2021 Annual Conference, the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) is undertaking a periodic review of its Standards for Accreditation and Requirements of Affiliation. For an overview of the process, visit MSCHE Standards Review Webpage. Individuals are…

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2022 MSCHE Executive Committee Announced

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) has announced the election of its Executive Committee and Officers for the term January 1, 2022, through December 31, 2022. At the Commission meeting on December 2, 2021, Dr. Davie Jane Gilmour, President of Pennsylvania…

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MSCHE Moves ASA College to Probation

On December 6, 2021, the Middle States Commission on Higher Education moved ASA College to non-compliance probation after rescinding its action of October 28, 2021, to issue a non-compliance warning to the institution. The move to probation follows receipt of additional information “that…

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