Statement of Accreditation Status

Inter American University of Puerto Rico Bayamon Campus

  • CEO: Dr. Carlos Olivares, Chancellor
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Prof. Victor Quinones
  • Commission Staff Liaison: Dr. Idna Corbett, Vice President
  • Carnegie Classification: Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields » Four-year, medium, primarily nonresidential
  • Control: Private (Non-Profit)
  • Phase: Accredited
  • Status: Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • Accreditation Granted: 1960
  • Last Reaffirmation: 2013
  • Next Self-Study Evaluation: 2022-2023
  • Next Mid-Point Peer Review: 2027

Contact Information

500 Carr. Dr. John Will Harris
Bayamon, PR 00957-6257

(787) 279-1912

bayamon.inter.edu

  • The following represents the MSCHE accreditation actions taken in the last ten (10) years.
  • March 5, 2020
    To note that the Mid-Point Peer Review has been conducted and no further evidence is required at this time. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2022-2023.
  • November 15, 2018
    To acknowledge receipt of the supplemental information report. To note that a follow-up team visit will not be conducted. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2022-2023.
  • June 21, 2018
    To note the visit by the Commission's representative and to affirm inclusion of the additional location at Centro Universitario Inter - Ciudad del Saber Panamá, Ciudad del Saber, Clayton Ancón, Edif. #105, Ciudad de Panamá, 0843-03081, Panamá, within the scope of the institution's accreditation. The next evaluation is scheduled for 2022-2023.
  • 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 2022-2023.
  • October 30, 2017
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include provisionally the additional location at Centro Universitario Inter - Ciudad del Saber Panamá, Ciudad del Saber, Clayton Ancón, Edif. #105, Ciudad de Panamá, Panamá, 0843-03081 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. Operations at the additional location must commence within one calendar year from the date of this action. To remind the institution of the Executive Committee's request of October 19, 2017 for a supplemental information report due December 1, 2017. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2022-2023.
  • October 19, 2017
    To request a supplemental information report due December 1, 2017, regarding the status of the institution.
  • June 27, 2013
    To reaffirm accreditation and to commend the institution for the quality of the self-study process. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 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:

  • Postsecondary award (1-2 yrs) Included within the scope:
  • Associate's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope:
  • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope:
  • Master's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope:
  • Additional Location
    Centro Universitario Inter - Ciudad del Saber Panamá
    Ciudad del Saber Clayton Ancón, Edif. #105 Ciudad de Panamá, 0843-03081
    Panama
    Opened: 01/22/2018
  • Other Instructional Site
    Aeronautics School
    Aeropuerto Fernando L. Ribas Dominicci Lado Sur, Lote 8
    San Juan, PR 00907
  • Other Instructional Site
    Inter American University of Puerto Rico - Aguadilla Campus
    Road 459 Int. 463
    Aguadilla, PR 00605
  • Other Instructional Site
    Orlando Cyber Study Center
    13574 VILLAGE PARK DRIVE SUITE 150
    Orlando, FL 32837

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