Statement of Accreditation Status

John Cabot University

  • CEO: Dr. Franco Pavoncello, President
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Dr. Franco Pavoncello
  • Commission Staff Liaison: Dr. Sean McKitrick, Vice President
  • Carnegie Classification: Not classified
  • Control: Private (Non-Profit)
  • Phase: Accredited
  • Status: Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • Candidacy Granted: 1998
  • Accreditation Granted: 2003
  • Last Reaffirmation: 2018
  • Next Self-Study Evaluation: 2026-2027
  • Next Mid-Point Peer Review: 2023

Contact Information

Via Della Lungara 233 Rome 00165
Italy

(390) 668-1912

www.johncabot.edu

  • The following represents the MSCHE accreditation actions taken in the last ten (10) years.
  • May 7, 2020
    To acknowledge receipt of formal written notice from the institution in response to the Commission’s request of March 9, 2020. To temporarily waive Substantive Change Policy and Procedures and allow the use of distance education to accommodate students impacted by coronavirus (COVID-19) interruptions, in accordance with United States Department of Education (USDE) guidelines published April 3, 2020. Continued use of distance education beyond the limitations of USDE guidelines will require substantive change approval in accordance with Substantive Change Policy and Procedures. The institution is responsible for adhering to all applicable regulations of the country in which the institution and its students are located. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2026-2027.
  • July 2, 2018
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the second Master's degree program [Master's of Art (M.A.) in International Affairs] within the scope of the institution's accreditation effective upon receipt of state approval. 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 report. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2026-2027.
  • November 19, 2015
    To accept the progress report. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • January 5, 2015
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request and to include the Master of Arts in Art History within the scope of the institution's accreditation. To remind the institution of the progress report, due October 1, 2015, documenting further development of processes for the assessment of program-level outcomes, including the use of multiple measures, and further evidence of the use of assessment results to improve teaching and learning at the program level (Standard 14). The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • November 21, 2013
    To accept the Periodic Review Report and reaffirm accreditation. To commend the institution for the quality of the PRR process. To request a progress report, due October 1, 2015, documenting further development of processes for the assessment of program-level outcomes, including the use of multiple measures, and further evidence of the use of assessment results to improve teaching and learning at the program level (Standard 14). The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • Distance Education
    Not approved for 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
  • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent
  • Master's Degree or Equivalent

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