Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Executive Committee for Substantive Change -- January 2, 2018

The following Executive Committee for Substantive Change actions are included within the scope of the institutions accreditation unless stated otherwise. For specific information on each institution please see the "Statement of Accreditation Status" (SAS). A "Statement of Accreditation Status" (SAS) is available online in the institution directory for each institution listed below. The SAS is the official public record of each institutionís current status and recent accreditation history, and it provides a context for Commission actions.

All actions are posted within 7 days of the meeting's end date.

For definitions of the types of actions taken, please consult the policy, "Accreditation Actions".

Follow-Up Reports/Candidate Reports/Visits/Developments

Art Institute of Pittsburgh, The, PA
Baltimore City Community College, MD
Marymount Manhattan College, NY
University of Rochester, NY

Substantive Change

Teach-out Plan

Utica College, NY

Additional Location

Carlow University, PA
Manhattanville College, NY
Sage Colleges, The, NY
Saint Peter's University, NJ
Seton Hall University, NJ
Strayer University, DC
SUNY at Binghamton, NY
Temple University, PA
Towson University, MD
University of the Arts, PA

Additional Location - Re-Classification

Butler County Community College, PA

Additional Location - Relocation

Boricua College, NY

Alternative Delivery Method

Culinary Institute of America, The, NY
SUNY College at Potsdam, NY

Contractual Arrangement

Towson University, MD
Wilmington University, DE

New Degree Level

Culinary Institute of America, The, NY
Elizabethtown College, PA
Evangelical Theological Seminary, PA
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA
New York Academy of Art, NY
Salisbury University, MD
SUNY College at Potsdam, NY

Site Closure

Berkeley College, NJ
Cairn University, PA
Geneva College, PA
Mercyhurst University, PA
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico, PR
Towson University, MD