Statement of Accreditation Status

Mansfield University of Pennsylvania

  • Phase: Formerly Accredited
  • Status: Merged/Consolidated/Aquired
  • Accreditation Granted: January 1, 1942
  • Accreditation Ceased: June 30, 2022
On March 10, 2022, the Middle States Commission on Higher Education included the integration of Mansfield University of Pennsylvania with Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania and Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania pursuant to the legislative authorization of Act 188 as amended (including Act 50 of 2020) within the scope of accreditation effective July 1, 2022. As part of that request, the Commission approved the teach-out plan and signed teach-out agreement with Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is the surviving institution and changed its name to Commonwealth University of Pennsylvania effective July 1, 2022. To note that students may obtain historical records and transcripts at Commonwealth University of Pennsylvania, Bloomsburg, PA. On June 30, 2022, separate degree granting authority from the Pennsylvania Department of Education ceases and Mansfield University of Pennsylvania is no longer accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education For more information, please see the Commission's Teach-Out Plans and Agreements Policy and Procedures.

Contact Information

Academy Street
Mansfield, PA 16933

(570) 662-4000