Statement of Accreditation Status

Inter American University of Puerto Rico Aguadilla Campus

  • CEO: Dr. Elie Agesilas, Chancellor
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Mrs. Dolores Sepulveda
  • Commission Staff Liaison: Dr. Anne Wahl, Vice President
  • Carnegie Classification: Master's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs » Four-year, medium, primarily nonresidential
  • Control: Private (Non-Profit)
  • Phase: Accredited
  • Status: Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • Accreditation Granted: 1957
  • Last Reaffirmation: 2013
  • Next Self-Study Evaluation: 2022-2023

Contact Information

Carr. 459 Int. 463 Bo. Corrales, Sector Calero
Aguadilla, PR 00605-2000

(787) 891-0925

aguadilla.inter.edu

  • March 5, 2020
    To note that the Mid-Point Peer Review has been conducted. To request that the next self-study, in preparation for a visit in 2022-2023, provide further evidence of improvement of key indicators of student success, including retention and graduation rates (Standard IV).
  • October 29, 2019
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the first Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Information Security in Computer Forensics within the institution's scope of accreditation. To note the Commission may rescind this action if the requested substantive change is not implemented within one calendar year from the date of this action. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2022-2023.
  • November 15, 2018
    To acknowledge receipt of the supplemental information report. To note that a follow-up team visit will not be conducted. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2022-2023.
  • March 15, 2018
    To accept the Supplemental Information report. To request a Supplemental Information report, due August 1, 2018, regarding the status of the institution. A small team visit may follow submission of the report. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2022-2023.
  • October 19, 2017
    To request a supplemental information report due December 1, 2017, regarding the status of the institution.
  • August 14, 2015
    To note the institution's decision not to open the additional location at Parque Industrial La Montana, Carr. 459 km 0.9, Aguadilla, PR 00605 and to remove the location from the institution's accreditation.
  • November 20, 2014
    To accept the monitoring report. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2018.
  • September 2, 2014
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include provisionally the additional location at Parque Industrial La Montana, Carr. 459 km 0.9, Aguadilla, PR 00605 within the scope of the institution's accreditation pending a site visit within six months of the commencement of operations and effective upon receipt of state approval. The Commission requires written notification within thirty days of the commencement of operations at this additional location. In the event that operations at the additional location do not commence within one calendar year from the approval of this action, approval will lapse. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2018.
  • June 27, 2013
    To note the visit by the Commission's representative and to confirm inclusion of the additional location at Carr 459 KM 1.5 INT., Bo. Montana, Aguadilla, PR, 00605 within the scope of the institution's accreditation.
  • June 27, 2013
    To reaffirm accreditation and to commend the institution for the quality of the self-study process. To request a monitoring report, due September 1, 2014, documenting steps taken to develop an evaluation program for part-time faculty (Standard 10). The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2018.
  • August 30, 2011
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request and to include the additional location at Carr 459 KM 1.5 INT., Bo. Montana, Aguadilla, PR, 00605 within the scope of the institution's accreditation. The Commission requires written notification within thirty days of the commencement of operations at this additional location. In the event that operations at this additional location do not commence within one calendar year from the approval of this action, approval will lapse. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2012-2013.
  • Distance Education
    Approved to offer programs by this delivery method
  • Correspondence Education
    Not approved for this delivery method

Approved Credential Levels

The following represents credential levels included in the scope of the institution’s accreditation:

  • Postsecondary award (1-2 yrs) Included within the scope
  • Associate's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope
  • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope
  • Post-baccalaureate Certificate Included within the scope
  • Master's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope
  • Additional Location
    InterTEC/Health Sciences Department
    Carr 459 KM 1.5 INT, Bo. Montana Bo. Corrales Sector Calero
    Aguadilla, PR 00605
    Opened: 08/30/2011
  • Other Instructional Site
    Orlando Cyber Study Center
    13574 Village Drive Park Drive Suite 150
    Orlando, FL 32837

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