Statement of Accreditation Status

Felician University

  • CEO: Mr. James Crawford, President
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Mrs. Karolina Wolfe
  • Commission Staff Liaison: Dr. Terence Peavy, Vice President
  • Carnegie Classification: Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs » Four-year, small, primarily residential
  • Control: Private (Non-Profit)
  • Former Name(s): Immaculate Conception Junior College, Felician College (10/2/2015)
  • Phase: Accredited
  • Status: Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • Accreditation Granted: 1974
  • Last Reaffirmation: 2020
  • Next Self-Study Evaluation: 2027-2028
  • Next Mid-Point Peer Review: 2024

Contact Information

262 South Main Street
Lodi, NJ 07644

(201) 559-6000

www.felician.edu

  • The following represents the MSCHE accreditation actions taken in the last ten (10) years.
  • June 24, 2021
    To acknowledge receipt of the supplemental information report. To request that, beginning in 2022 and in conjunction with each Annual Institutional Update prior to the Mid-Point Peer Review in 2024 the institution provide further evidence of (1) the periodic assessment of the effectiveness of student learning opportunities (Standard III) and (2) demonstrated and documented use of assessment results to improve educational effectiveness (Standard V). The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2027-2028.
  • June 25, 2020
    To acknowledge receipt of the self-study report. To note the visit by the Commission's representatives. To reaffirm accreditation. To request a supplemental information report, due April 1, 2021, documenting: (1) the periodic assessment of the effectiveness of student learning opportunities (Standard III) and (2) demonstrated and documented use of assessment results to improve educational effectiveness (Standard V). The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2027-2028.
  • June 17, 2020
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional location at 92 2nd Street, Hackensack, NJ 07601within the institution's scope of accreditation. To require immediate notification when instruction commences at the additional location. To note that the Commission reserves the right to rescind approval of this substantive change if any developments reveal additional information that might have affected the Commission's decision and/or the requested substantive change is not implemented within one calendar year from the date of this action. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2027-2028.
  • July 5, 2017
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional locations at (1) Clara Maass Medical Center, 1 Clara Maass Drive, Belleville, NJ 07109; and (2) Clara Maass Medical Center, 50 Newark Avenue, Bellevue, NJ 07109 within the scope of the institution's accreditation. The Commission requires written notification within thirty days of the commencement of operations at these additional locations. Operations at the additional locations must commence within one calendar year from the date of this action. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2019 - 2020.
  • June 22, 2017
    To accept the progress report. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2019-2020.
  • January 3, 2017
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the second Doctor's - Professional Practice degree (Doctor of Psychology - Psy.D. in Counseling Psychology) within the scope of the institution's accreditation. To remind the institution of the Commission's request of November 19, 2015 for a progress report due April 1, 2017. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2019 - 2020.
  • August 29, 2016
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To note that the institution has closed its additional locations at (1) Kimball Medical Center, 600 River Avenue, Lakewood, NJ 08701; (2) Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, One Robert Wood Johnson Place, New Brunswick, NJ 08903; (3) Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, 865 Stone Street, Rahway, NJ 07065; (4) Salem Community College, 460 Hollywood Avenue, Carneys Point, NJ 08069; and (5) Starting Points for Children, Inc., 3727 Kennedy Boulevard, Jersey City, NJ 07376. To remove these additional locations from the institution's accreditation. To remind the institution of the Commission's request of November 19, 2015 for a progress report due April 1, 2017. The date for the next accreditation review will be determined by the Commission when it revises the accreditation cycle.
  • November 19, 2015
    To accept the Periodic Review Report and to reaffirm accreditation. To request a progress report, due April 1, 2017 documenting (1) further development of multi-year budgeting processes (Standard 3); and (2) further implementation of the assessment process in all programs, including general education and certificate programs (Standards 7, 12, 13, 14). The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2019-2020.
  • September 2, 2014
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request and to include the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) degree within the scope of the institution's accreditation. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2015.
  • 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 year) 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:
  • Post-Master's Certificate Included within the scope:
  • Doctor's Degree - Professional Practice Included within the scope:
  • Doctor's Degree- Research/Scholarship Included within the scope to offer ONE program:
  • Additional Location
    Bergen Community College
    400 Paramus Road
    Paramus, NJ 07652
  • Additional Location
    Bergen Community College
    Ciarco Learning Center 355 Main Street
    Hackensack, NJ 07601
  • Additional Location
    Clara Maass Medical Center
    1 Clara Maass Drive
    Belleville, NJ 07109
  • Additional Location
    Clara Maass Medical Center
    50 Newark Avenue
    Bellevue, NJ 07109
    Opened: 10/23/2017
  • Additional Location
    Future Scholars Learning Center
    5-7 Mill Street
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    Opened: 01/05/2010
  • Additional Location
    Hackensack Meridian Health John Theurer Cancer Center
    92 2nd Street
    Hackensack, NJ 07601
    Opened: 08/17/2020
  • Additional Location
    Mercer County Community College
    West Windsor Campus 1200 Old Trenton Road
    West Windsor, NJ 08550
  • Additional Location
    Middlesex County College
    2600 Woodbridge Avenue
    Edison, NJ 08818
  • Additional Location
    Middlesex County College - New Brunswick Campus
    140 New Street
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901
  • Additional Location
    Middlesex County College - Perth Amboy Campus
    60 Washington Street
    Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
  • Additional Location
    Middlesex County College - Perth Amboy Campus
    60 Washington Street
    Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
  • Additional Location
    Monmouth Medical Center
    300 Second Avenue
    Long Branch, NJ 07740
  • Additional Location
    Paterson Day Care 100, Inc.
    363 Broadway
    Paterson, NJ 07509
    Opened: 01/05/2010
  • Additional Location
    Phillipsburg
    185 Roseberry Street
    Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
    Opened: 01/05/2010
  • Additional Location
    Pope John XXIII Regional High School
    28 Andover Road
    Sparta, NJ 07871
  • Additional Location
    Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/ Hamilton
    One Hamilton Health Place
    Hamilton, NJ 08690
  • Additional Location
    Rutherford Campus of Felician College
    1 Felician Way
    Rutherford, NJ 07070-1612
  • Additional Location
    St. Barnabas Medical Center
    94 Old Short Hills Road
    Livingston, NJ 07039
    Opened: 08/23/2012
  • Additional Location
    St. Cecilia School
    4851 Camden Avenue,
    Pennsauken, NJ 08110-1920
    Opened: 05/05/2010
  • Additional Location
    St. Luke Baptist Church
    139-145 A.M. Tyler Place
    Paterson, NJ 07509
    Opened: 05/05/2010
  • Additional Location
    Sussex County Community College
    One College Hill Road
    Newton, NJ 07860
  • Additional Location
    The Leaguers, Inc.
    405 University Avenue
    Newark, NJ 07102
    Opened: 06/30/2010
  • Additional Location
    Warren County Community College
    475 Route 57 West
    Washington, NJ 07822
  • Additional Location
    Warren Hospital
    185 Roseberry Street
    Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
    Opened: 01/05/2010
  • Other Instructional Site
    East Orange General Hospital
    300 Central Avenue
    East Orange, NJ 07018
  • Other Instructional Site
    Parsippany Site
    300 Kimball Drive, Suite 502
    Parsippany, NJ 07054
  • Other Instructional Site
    Raritan Valley Community College
    14 Vogt Drive
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807

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