Statement of Accreditation Status

Universidad del Sagrado Corazon

  • CEO: Lcdo. Gilberto Marxuach Torros, President
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Dr. Blanca Rivera
  • Commission Staff Liaison: Dr. Melissa Hardin, Vice President
  • Carnegie Classification: Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs » Four-year, medium, primarily nonresidential
  • Control: Private (Non-Profit)
  • Former Name(s): College of the Sacred Heart (1/1/1977), University of the Sacred Heart (6/27/2017)
  • Phase: Accredited
  • Status: Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • Accreditation Granted: 1950
  • Last Reaffirmation: 2019
  • Next Self-Study Evaluation: 2026-2027

Contact Information

Calle Rosales, Esq. San Antonio Parada 26 ½
San Juan, PR 00914

(787) 728-1515

www.sagrado.edu

  • June 27, 2019
    To acknowledge receipt of the self-study report. To note the visit by the Commission's representatives. To reaffirm accreditation. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2026-2027.
  • November 15, 2018
    To acknowledge receipt of the supplemental information report. To note that a follow-up visit will not be conducted. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2018-2019.
  • 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 2018-2019.
  • October 19, 2017
    To request a supplemental information report due December 1, 2017, regarding the status of the institution.
  • February 19, 2016
    To grant the institution a one-year extension on the self-study. The self-study year will now be 2018-2019 with an evaluation team visit occurring during the fall semester 2018 or the spring semester 2019.
  • July 18, 2014
    To acknowledge receipt of documentation of approval from the Puerto Rico Council of Education and to include the contractual arrangement with Escuela Danza 21 within the scope of the institution's accreditation.
  • June 30, 2014
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the contractual agreement with Escuela Danza 21 within the scope of the institution's accreditation to be effective upon receipt of state approval. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • June 26, 2014
    To accept the supplemental information report addressing the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) action. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • April 23, 2014
    To request a supplemental information report, due May 23, 2014, addressing the recent accreditation decision of the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • November 21, 2013
    To accept the Periodic Review Report, to reaffirm accreditation, and to commend the institution for the quality of the Periodic Review Report process. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • 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:

  • 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:

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