Statement of Accreditation Status

SUNY College at Plattsburgh

  • CEO: Dr. Alexander Enyedi, President
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Dr. JoAnn Gleeson-Kreig
  • Commission Staff Liaison: Dr. Terence Peavy, Vice President
  • Carnegie Classification: Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs » Four-year, medium, primarily residential
  • Control: Public
  • Phase: Accredited
  • Status: Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • Accreditation Granted: 1952
  • Last Reaffirmation: 2017
  • Next Self-Study Evaluation: 2021-2022
  • Next Mid-Point Peer Review: 2026

Contact Information

101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901

(518) 564-2000

www.plattsburgh.edu

  • The following represents the MSCHE accreditation actions taken in the last ten (10) years.
  • April 29, 2021
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To note the institution's decision to close the additional location at 80 Vandenburgh Avenue, Troy, NY 12180 that has ceased operations. To remove the additional location from the institution's scope of accreditation. 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. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2021-2022.
  • November 16, 2017
    To accept the Periodic Review Report and to reaffirm accreditation. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2021-2022.
  • November 17, 2016
    To note the visit by the Commission's representative and to affirm inclusion of the additional location at Hamilton/Fulton/Montgomery Board of Cooperative Education Services (HFM BOCES) Career and Technical Center, State Highway 67, Johnstown, NY 12905. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2017.
  • June 29, 2015
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional location at Hamilton/Fulton/Montgomery Board of Cooperative Education Services (HFM BOCES) Career and Technical Center, State Highway 67, Johnstown, NY 12905 provisionally within the scope of the institution's accreditation pending a site visit within six months of the commencement of operations. 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, 2017.
  • June 26, 2014
    To accept the progress report. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2017.
  • November 22, 2013
    To note the institution's decision to not open the additional location at Meadowmount School of Music, 1424 County Route 10, Westport, New York and to remove the site from the institution's accreditation.
  • June 28, 2012
    To reaffirm accreditation and to commend the institution for the quality of the self-study report and the quality of the self-study process. To request a progress report, due April 1, 2014, documenting (1) further implementation of the strategic plan with evidence that assessment results are used to inform decision-making (Standard 2) and (2) further development of the general education program, including assessment processes (Standard 12). The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2017.
  • 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:
  • Postsecondary award (1-2 yrs) Included within the scope:
  • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope:
  • Master's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope:
  • Post-Master's Certificate Included within the scope:
  • Additional Location
    Hamilton/Fulton/Montgomery Board of Cooperative Education Services
    State Highway 67
    Johnstown, NY 12905
    Opened: 09/08/2015
  • Additional Location
    SUNY Plattsburgh Extension Center at ACC
    667 Bay Road Suite 2B
    Queensbury, NY 12801
  • Other Instructional Site
    CVPH Medical Center
    75 Beekman Street
    Plattsburgh, NY 12901
  • Other Instructional Site
    Glens Falls Hospital
    100 Park Street
    Glens Falls, NY 12801
  • Other Instructional Site
    Miner Institute
    Miner Farm Rd
    Chazy, NY 12921
  • Other Instructional Site
    Queensbury Central School District, District Office
    429 Aviation Road
    Queensbury, NY 12804
  • Other Instructional Site
    SUNY Adirondack Wilton Center
    696 US 9
    Wilton, NY 12831
  • Other Instructional Site
    University of Vermont Health Network Alice Hyde Medical Center
    133 Park Street
    Malone, NY 12953
  • Other Instructional Site
    Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex- BOCES
    5 Henning Road
    Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

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