Statement of Accreditation Status

Mohawk Valley Community College

  • CEO: Dr. Randall VanWagoner, President
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Ms. Jill Heintz
  • Commission Staff Liaison: Dr. Robert Bonfiglio, Vice President
  • Carnegie Classification: Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional » Two-year, large
  • Control: Public
  • Former Name(s): Mohawk Valley Technical Institute
  • Phase: Accredited
  • Status: Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • Accreditation Granted: 1960
  • Last Reaffirmation: 2018
  • Next Self-Study Evaluation: 2026-2027
  • Next Mid-Point Peer Review: 2023

Contact Information

1101 Sherman Drive
Utica, NY 13501-5394

(315) 792-5400

www.mvcc.edu

  • The following represents the MSCHE accreditation actions taken in the last ten (10) years.
  • June 17, 2020
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional location at 4568 Waterhouse Road, Clay, NY 13041 within 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 2026-2027.
  • February 27, 2020
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the reclassification of the other instructional site at Utica Academy of Science, 1214 Lincoln Avenue, Utica, NY 13502 to an additional location within the institution’s scope of accreditation. To require immediate notification when the change is implemented. To note that the Commission may rescind this action if the requested substantive change is not implemented within one calendar year from the date of this action.
  • February 27, 2020
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the reclassification of the other instructional site at Westmoreland High School, 5176 NY-233, Westmoreland, NY 13490 to an additional location within the institution’s scope of accreditation. To require immediate notification when the change is implemented. To note that the Commission may rescind this action if the requested substantive change is not implemented within one calendar year from the date of this action.
  • February 27, 2020
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the reclassification of the other instructional site at Notre Dame High School, 2 Notre Dame Lane #4893, Utica, NY 13502 to an additional location within the institution’s scope of accreditation. To require immediate notification when the change is implemented. To note that the Commission may rescind this action if the requested substantive change is not implemented within one calendar year from the date of this action.
  • February 27, 2020
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the reclassification of the other instructional site Cazenovia High School, 31 Emory Avenue, Cazenovia, NY 13035 to an additional location within the institution’s scope of accreditation. To require immediate notification when the change is implemented. To note that the Commission may rescind this action if the requested substantive change is not implemented within one calendar year from the date of this action.
  • February 27, 2020
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the reclassification of the other instructional site Madison High School, 7303 US-20, Madison, NY 13402 to an additional location within the institution’s scope of accreditation. To require immediate notification when the change is implemented. To note that the Commission may rescind this action if the requested substantive change is not implemented within one calendar year from the date of this action.
  • February 27, 2020
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the reclassification of the other instructional site Morrisville-Eaton High School, 5061 Fearon Road, PO Box 990, Morrisville, NY 13408 to an additional location within the institution’s scope of accreditation. To require immediate notification when the change is implemented. To note that the Commission may rescind this action if the requested substantive change is not implemented within one calendar year from the date of this action.
  • February 27, 2020
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the relocation of the The Griffiss Business and Technology Park additional location at Building 221, Rome, NY 13441 to Bay 782, Rome, NY 13441 within the institution’s scope of accreditation. To require immediate notification when instruction commences at the new location and of the date that instruction ceases at the former location. To note the Commission may rescind this action if instruction at this location does not commence within one calendar year from the date of this action. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2060-2027.
  • July 2, 2018
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional location at the Marcy Correctional Facility, 9000 Old River Road, Marcy, NY 13403 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. Operations at the additional location must commence within one calendar year from the date of this action. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2026-2027.
  • June 21, 2018
    To reaffirm accreditation and to commend the institution for the quality of the self-study process. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2026-2027.
  • April 30, 2018
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional locations at (1) Adirondack High School, 8181 NY-294, Boonville, NY 13309; (2) Camden High School, 55 Oswego Street, Camden, NY 13316; (3) Clinton High School, 75 Chenango Avenue S, Clinton, NY 13323; (4) Holland Patent High School, 8079 Thompson Road, Holland Patent, NY 13354; (5) Madison BOCES, 4747 Middle Settlement Road, New Hartford, NY 13413; (6) New York Mills High School, 1 Marauder Boulevard, New York Mills, NY 13417; (7) Oneida High School, 560 Seneca Street, Oneida, NY 13421; (8) Oriskany High School, ; 1312 Utica Street, Oriskany, NY 13424; (9) Proctor High School, 1203 Hilton Avenue, Utica, NY 13501 ; (10) Rome Free Academy High School, 95 Dart Circle, Rome, NY 13441; (11) Sauquoit High School, 2601 Oneida Street, Sauquoit, NY 13456; (12) Vernon Verona Sherrill High School, 5275 NY-31, Verona, NY 13478; (13) Waterville High School, 381 Madison Street, Waterville, NY 13480; and (14) Whitesboro High School, 6000 NY-291, Marcy, NY 13323 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. To note that an evaluation visit has been conducted and will now be acted upon by the Commission at its June meeting.
  • January 3, 2017
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional location at Defense Financial Accounting Services, 325 Brooks Road, Rome, NY 13442 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. Operations at the additional location must commence within one calendar year from the date of this action. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • October 31, 2016
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the reclassification of the instructional site at Mohawk Correctional Facility, 6514 Route 26, Rome, NY 13342 as an additional location and to include the location within the scope of the institution’s accreditation. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • November 2, 2015
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request and to approve the relocation of the Utica Site additional location from 524 Elizabeth Street, Utica, NY 13501 to 310 Broad Street, Utica, NY 13501 and to include the new additional location within the scope of the institution’s accreditation. The Commission requires written notification within 30 days of the commencement of operations at this additional location and the closure of the other 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 next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • November 21, 2013
    To accept the Periodic Review Report and to reaffirm accreditation. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • June 28, 2012
    To note the visit by the Commission’s representative and to affirm inclusion of the additional location at the Utica Fire Academy, 1320 Bleeker St, Utica, NY 13501 within the scope of the institution’s accreditation. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2013.
  • August 30, 2011
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional location at Utica Fire Academy, 1320 Bleeker Street, Utica NY 13501 provisionally within the scope of the institution's accreditation, pending a site visit to the location within six months of commencing operations. The Commission requires written notification within 30 days of the commencement of operations at each additional location. The Commission notes that approval extends for one calendar year from the date of this action. In the event that operations at the additional location do not commence within this time frame, approval will lapse. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2013.
  • March 3, 2011
    To note the visit by the Commission's representative and to affirm inclusion of the additional location at 524 Elizabeth Street, Utica, NY 13501 within the scope of the institution's accreditation. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 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 year)
  • Postsecondary award (1-2 yrs)
  • Associate's Degree or Equivalent
  • Branch Campus
    Mohawk Valley Community College
    1101 Floyd Avenue
    Rome, NY 13440-4699
  • Additional Location
    Adirondack High School
    8181 NY-294
    Boonville, NY 13309
    Opened: 06/15/2018
  • Additional Location
    Camden High School
    55 Oswego Street
    Camden, NY 13316
    Opened: 06/15/2018
  • Additional Location
    Cazenovia High School
    31 Emory Avenue
    Cazenovia, NY 13035
    Opened: 04/27/2020
  • Additional Location
    Clinton High School
    75 Chenango Avenue S
    Clinton, NY 13323
    Opened: 06/15/2018
  • Additional Location
    Defense Financial Accounting Services
    325 Brooks Road
    Rome, NY 13442
    Opened: 01/17/2017
  • Additional Location
    Holland Patent High School
    8079 Thompson Road
    Holland Patent, NY 13354
    Opened: 06/15/2018
  • Additional Location
    IBEW Local Training Center
    4568 Waterhouse Road
    Clay, NY 13041
    Opened: 06/29/2020
  • Additional Location
    Madison BOCES
    4747 Middle Settlement Road
    New Hartford, NY 13413
    Opened: 06/15/2018
  • Additional Location
    Madison High School
    7303 US-20
    Madison, NY 13402
    Opened: 04/27/2020
  • Additional Location
    Marcy Correctional Facility
    9000 Old River Road
    Marcy, NY 13403
    Opened: 07/02/2018
  • Additional Location
    Mohawk Correctional Facility
    6514 Route 26
    Rome, NY 13342
    Opened: 01/17/2017
  • Additional Location
    Morrisville-Eaton High School
    5061 Fearon Road, PO Box 990
    Morrisville, NY 13408
    Opened: 04/27/2020
  • Additional Location
    New York Mills High School
    1 Marauder Boulevard
    New York Mills, NY 13417
    Opened: 06/15/2018
  • Additional Location
    Notre Dame High School
    2 Notre Dame Lane #4893
    Utica, NY 13502
    Opened: 04/27/2020
  • Additional Location
    Oneida High School
    560 Seneca Street
    Oneida, NY 13421
    Opened: 06/15/2018
  • Additional Location
    Oriskany High School
    1312 Utica Street
    Oriskany, NY 13424
    Opened: 06/15/2018
  • Additional Location
    Proctor High School
    1203 Hilton Avenue
    Utica, NY 13501
    Opened: 06/15/2018
  • Additional Location
    Rome Free Academy High School
    95 Dart Circle
    Rome, NY 13441
    Opened: 06/15/2018
  • Additional Location
    Sauquoit High School
    2601 Oneida Street
    Sauquoit, NY 13456
    Opened: 06/15/2018
  • Additional Location
    The Griffiss Business and Technology Park
    Bay 782
    Rome, NY 13441
    Opened: 04/27/2020
  • Additional Location
    Utica Academy of Science
    1214 Lincoln Avenue
    Utica, NY 13502
    Opened: 04/27/2020
  • Additional Location
    Utica Fire Academy
    1320 Bleeker Street
    Utica, NY 13501
    Opened: 09/12/2011
  • Additional Location
    Utica Site
    310 Broad Street
    Utica, NY 13501
    Opened: 08/24/2016
  • Additional Location
    Vernon Verona Sherrill High School
    5275 NY-31
    Verona, NY 13478
    Opened: 06/15/2018
  • Additional Location
    Waterville High School
    381 Madison Street
    Waterville, NY 13480
    Opened: 06/15/2018
  • Additional Location
    Westmoreland High School
    5176 NY-233
    Westmoreland, NY 13490
    Opened: 04/27/2020
  • Additional Location
    Whitesboro High School
    6000 NY-291
    Marcy, NY 13323
    Opened: 06/15/2018
  • Other Instructional Site
    APAC Customer Service
    131 Genesee Street
    Utica, NY 13501
  • Other Instructional Site
    Bank of NY Mellon
    6023 Airport Road
    Oriskany, NY 13424
  • Other Instructional Site
    Brookfield High School
    1910 Fairground Road
    Brookfield, NY 13314
  • Other Instructional Site
    Canastota High School
    101 Roberts Street
    Canastota, NY 13032
  • Other Instructional Site
    Carpentry Masonry Building
    335 Catherine Street
    Utica, NY 13501
  • Other Instructional Site
    Crouse-Irving Hospital
    736 Irving Avenue
    Syracuse, NY 13210
  • Other Instructional Site
    Delta Divers
    1249 Erie Boulevard West
    Rome, NY 13440
  • Other Instructional Site
    Faxton/St. Lukes - St. Luke's Hospital
    1656 Champlin Avenue
    New Hartford, NY 13413
  • Other Instructional Site
    Faxton/St. Lukes- Faxton Street
    1676 Sunset Avenue
    Utica, NY 13502
  • Other Instructional Site
    Hamilton High School
    47 W. Kendrick Ave.
    Hamilton, NY 13346
  • Other Instructional Site
    Madison-Oneida BOCES
    4937 Spring Road
    Veron, NY 13478
  • Other Instructional Site
    Mohawk Valley General Hosptital
    295 W. Main Street
    Ilion, NY 13357
  • Other Instructional Site
    New Hartford High School
    33 Oxford Road
    New Hartford, NY 13413
  • Other Instructional Site
    Oneida Hospital/Oneida Healthcare
    321 Genesee Street
    Oneida, NY 13421
  • Other Instructional Site
    Pin-O-Rama Lanes
    1724 Genesee Street
    Utica, NY 13502
  • Other Instructional Site
    Remsen High School
    9733 Main St.
    Remsen, NY 13438
  • Other Instructional Site
    Rome Memorial Hospital
    1500 North James Street
    Rome, NY 13440
  • Other Instructional Site
    St. Elizabeth School of Nursing
    2209 Genesee Street
    Utica, NY 13501
  • Other Instructional Site
    University Hospital
    710 East Evans Street
    Syracuse, NY 13210
  • Other Instructional Site
    Utica Memorial Auditorium
    400 Oriskany Street West
    Utica, NY 13502
  • Other Instructional Site
    Utica Zoo
    1 Utica Zoo Way
    Utica, NY 13501

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