Commission On Higher Education
The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) accredits degree-granting colleges and universities in the Middle States region. It examines the institution as a whole, rather than specific programs within the institution.
According to the MSCHE, the accreditation process includes "assessment, peer evaluation, consultation, information gathering and sharing, cooperation, and appropriate educational activities."
The Commission maintains on its website lists of actions on higher education. Included are decisions to grant or reaffirm accreditation; place institutions on warning, probation, or show cause; remove accreditation; or require monitoring or progress reports.
Although its focus is the Middle States region, MSCHE does accredit a number of higher education institutions located overseas.
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Commission on Higher Education can refer to:
- Commission on Higher Education - Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, U.S.A.
- Commission on Higher Education (New Jersey) - Commission on Higher Education in New Jersey, U.S.A.
- Commission on Higher Education (Philippines) - Commission on Higher Education in Philippines
- Commission on Higher Education (Thailand) - Commission on Higher Education in Thailand
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