Policies, Procedures & Guidelines

The Policies, Procedures, and Guidelines shown below are in effect.

Title Document Action
Accreditation Actions Policy Accreditation Policy Download
Accreditation Actions Procedures Procedure Download
Accreditation Activities Guidelines Guideline Download
Accreditation Review Cycle and Monitoring Procedures Procedure Download
Advance Notice of Non-Compliance Recommendations Procedure Download
Antitrust Compliance Policy Administrative Policy Download
Antitrust Compliance Procedures and Certification Form Procedure Download
Appeals from Adverse Accrediting Actions Procedure Download
Application and Candidacy Review Cycle and Monitoring Policy Administrative Policy Download
Application and Candidacy Review Cycle and Monitoring Procedures Procedure Download
Athletic Programs Guideline Download
Committee Meeting Guidelines Guideline Download
Communication in the Accreditation Process Policy Accreditation Policy Download
Communication in the Accreditation Process Procedures Procedure Download
Complaints Against the Commission Accreditation Policy Download
Complaints Involving Member and Candidate Institutions Accreditation Policy Download
Complex Substantive Change Procedures Procedure Download
Conflict of Interest Policy for Corporate Actions Administrative Policy Download
Conflict of Interest: Commission Employees Administrative Policy Download
Conflict of Interest: Commission Representatives Accreditation Policy Download
Consideration of Actions Taken by Regional, National, and Specialized Accrediting Associations Policy Policy Statement Download
Contracts by Accredited and Candidate Institutions for Education-related Services Accreditation Policy Download
Credit Hour Policy Accreditation Policy Download
Dues and Fees Policy Administrative Policy Download
Dues and Fees Procedures 2019-20 Procedure Download
Dues and Fees Procedures 2020-21 Procedure Download
Evaluation Team Associates Guideline Download
Follow-up Reports Guidelines Guideline Download
Follow-up Visits Procedures Procedure Download
Good Practice for Accrediting in Higher Education Policy Statement Download
Government Agencies and the Middle States Commission on Higher Education Guideline Download
International Programs Offered by Accredited Institutions Accreditation Policy Download
Maintenance and Retention of Commission Records Policy Administrative Policy Download
Maintenance and Retention of Commission Records Procedures Procedure Download
MSCHE Logo Usage Guidelines Administrative Policy Download
Peer Evaluators Policy Accreditation Policy Download
Peer Evaluators Procedures Procedure Download
Political Intervention in Education Accreditation Policy Download
Principles for Good Practices: Regional Accrediting Commissions Policy Statement Download
Public Disclosures Policy Accreditation Policy Download
Public Disclosures Procedures Procedure Download
Records Retention Schedule Procedure Download
Related Entities Accreditation Policy Download
Review of Commission Standards, Requirements of Affiliation, and Policies Accreditation Policy Download
Show Cause Appearance Before the Commission Prior to Withdrawal of Accreditation Procedure Download
Substantive Change Guidelines Guideline Download
Substantive Change Policy Accreditation Policy Download
Substantive Change Procedures Procedure Download
Teach-Out Plans and Agreement(s) Form Request Form Download
Teach-Out Plans and Agreement(s) Policy Accreditation Policy Download
Teach-Out Plans and Agreement(s) Procedures Procedure Download
The Accreditation Liaison Officer (ALO): Role and Responsibilities Guideline Download
Third Party Providers Guidelines Guideline Download
Third-party Comment Accreditation Policy Download
Transfer Credit, Prior Learning, and Articulation Accreditation Policy Download
Travel Policy Administrative Policy Download
Travel Procedures Procedure Download
Whistleblower Form Request Form Download
Whistleblower Policy Administrative Policy Download
Whistleblower Procedures Procedure Download