Statement of Accreditation Status

Ming Chuan University

  • CEO: Dr. Pei-di Shen, President
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Dr. Robert Yien
  • Commission Staff Liaison: Dr. Kushnood Haq, Vice President
  • Carnegie Classification: Not classified
  • Control: Private (Non-Profit)
  • Phase: Accredited
  • Status: Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • Accreditation Granted: 2010
  • Last Reaffirmation: 2016
  • Next Self-Study Evaluation: 2024-2025
  • Next Mid-Point Peer Review: 2021

Contact Information

250 Zhong-Shan North Road Section 5 Taipei 111
Taiwan

(886) 228-8245

www.mcu.edu.tw

  • 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. Continued use of distance education beyond the period of COVID-19 interruptions 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 2024-2025.
  • April 30, 2020
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional location at Ming Chuan University - Thailand Location, 7F UTCC Building 21, 126/1 Vibhavadi Rangsit Rd Khet Din Daeng, Bangkok, 10400 Thailand within the institution’s scope of accreditation. To require immediate notification when instruction commences at the additional location. To note that the Commission may rescind this action if instruction does not commence within one calendar year from the date of this action. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2024-2025.
  • June 23, 2016
    To reaffirm accreditation and to commend the institution for the quality of the self-study process. The date for the next accreditation review will be determined by the Commission when it revises the accreditation cycle.
  • November 21, 2013
    To note the visit by the Commission’s representative and to affirm inclusion of the additional location at EN 148, Regional Educational Center, Saginaw Valley State University, 7400 Bay Road, Saginaw, Michigan 48710 within the scope of the institution’s accreditation. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2015-2016.
  • August 27, 2012
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request and to include the additional location at EN 148, Regional Educational Center, Saginaw Valley State University, 7400 Bay Road, Saginaw, Michigan 48710 provisionally within the scope of the institution's accreditation pending a site visit within six months of commencing 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 next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2015-2016.
  • January 13, 2011
    The next evaluation visit is now scheduled for 2015-2016.
  • 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:

  • Postsecondary award (2-4 yrs)
  • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent
  • Master's Degree or Equivalent
  • Doctor's Degree- Research/Scholarship
  • Additional Location
    Jihe
    3F-8F, No.130 Jihe Rd. Shih Lin District Taipei City 111
    Taiwan
  • Additional Location
    Kinmen Location
    105 De Ming Road Jinsha Township Kinmen County 890
    Taiwan
  • Additional Location
    Matzu
    No.13, Jie Shou Village Nan Gan Lianchiang County 209
    Taiwan
  • Additional Location
    Michigan Location
    Saginaw Valley State University Gilbertson Hall 7400 Bay Road
    Saginaw, MI 48710
    Opened: 09/01/2014
  • Additional Location
    Ming Chuan University - Thailand Location
    7F UTCC Building 21, 126/1 Vibhavadi Rangsit Rd Khet Din Daeng
    Bangkok, Thailand
  • Additional Location
    Taoyuan
    5 De Ming Rd Gui Shan District Taoyuan County 333
    Taiwan

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