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I. Title of Policy

Institutional and Specialized Program Accreditation

II. Objective of Policy

To maintain appropriate accreditation and meet eligibility requirements related to Title IV program participation and for licensure in the state of NJ.

III. Authority

Higher Education Opportunity Act 2008; NJS 9A; NJS 18A; Middle States Commission on Higher Education

IV. Policy Statement

In order to strengthen and sustain quality and integrity in the learning and instruction process the College shall seek continued accreditation from the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE).  Such accreditation is dependent on the Commission’s recognition that the College is fulfilling its mission.

Specialized accreditation of certain programs of the College shall be sought when appropriate.

V. Responsibility for Implementation


Approved: Sept 1980
Revised:  July 2001
Revised:   Feb 2016
Lodged: Feb 2016
Approved:  March 2016