Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Summary of Commission Actions on Institutions

Executive Committee for Substantive Change -- October 30, 2017

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 11 days of the meeting's end date.

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

Substantive Change

Additional Location

Inter American University of Puerto Rico Bayamon, PR
Inter American University of Puerto Rico Guayama, PR
Roberts Wesleyan College, NY
SUNY Buffalo State, NY
Temple University, PA
University of Pittsburgh, PA

Additional Location - Re-Classification

Bard College, NY
Mercer County Community College, NJ

Additional Location - Relocation

Jamestown Business College, NY
Strayer University, DC
Touro College, NY

Alternative Delivery Method

Hudson County Community College, NJ
Suffolk County Community College, NY

Branch Campus - Re-Classification

Universidad Mayor, Chile

New Degree Level

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, PA
Goldey-Beacom College, DE
Thiel College, PA

Site Closure

New York Institute of Technology, NY