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The following actions were recorded for Academic year 2007 - 2008.


ACTIONS TAKEN BY THE INSTITUTIONAL ACTIONS COUNCIL-August 18, 2008
VALIDATED BY THE BOARD – September 4, 2008

Reader Referrals


COMPREHENSIVE EVALUATIONS - APPROVED FOR CONTINUED ACCREDITATION

Arkansas State University Mountain Home, Mountain Home, AR
Central Methodist University, Fayette, MO
Christian Theological Seminary, Indianapolis, IN
Concord University, Athens, WV
Concordia University, St. Paul, MN
Franklin University, Columbus, OH
Iliff School of Theology, Denver, CO
Madonna University, Livonia, MI
MedCentral College of Nursing, Mansfield, OH
Minot State University, Minot, ND
New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
Northern Oklahoma College, Tonkawa, OK
Oklahoma Baptist University, Shawnee, OK
Silver Lake College, Manitowoc, WI
Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies, Chicago, IL
Trinidad State Junior College, Trinidad, CO
University of Minnesota Duluth, MN
University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK
Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN
Webster University, St. Louis, MO
Western Dakota Technical Institute, Rapid City, SD
Western Oklahoma State College, Altus, OK


FOCUSED EVALUATIONS – COMMISSION MANDATED

Navajo Technical College, Crownpoint, NM
Sioux Falls Seminary, Sioux Falls, SD
University of Nebraska at Kearney, Kearney, NE
Western International University, Phoenix, AZ


FOCUSED EVALUATIONS – CHANGE REQUEST

Creighton University, Omaha, NE (additional D’s program)
Crowley's Ridge College, Paragould, AR (A to B, new B’s programs)
Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Kansas City, MO (additional D’s program)
Mount Mercy College, Cedar Rapids, IA (B to M, new M’s programs; new degree site)
West Virginia University at Parkersburg, Parkersburg, WV (distance delivery of A’s degree programs)


EVALUATORS PANEL REFERRAL - CHANGE REQUEST

DePaul University, Chicago, IL (new B’s degree in Nairobi, Kenya)
Governors State University, University Park, IL (additional D’s degree)
Southern Arkansas University, Magnolia, AR (additional M’s degree)
Southern Illinois University Carbondale, IL (additional M’s degree)
Walden University, Minneapolis, MN (additional D’s degree)
West Liberty State College, West Liberty, WV (additional M’s degree)


STAFF REFERRAL - CHANGE REQUEST

Belmont Technical College, St. Clairsville, OH (expand offerings to include AS and AA degrees)
Colorado Technical University, Colorado Springs, CO (new degree site)
Concordia University, Seward, NE (new degree site)
Erikson Institute, Chicago, IL (move main campus)
Fontbonne University, St. Louis, MO (distance delivery of M’s program)
Lewis and Clark Community College, Godfrey, IL (move the AAS degree (PTEC) from the main
campus in Godfrey, IL to Edwardsville IL)
McKendree University, Lebanon, IL (new degree sites)
Saint Ambrose University, Davenport, IA (new degree site)
Saint Francis Seminary, St. Francis, WI (postpone next comprehensive evaluation)
Seabury-Western Theological Seminary, Evanston, IL (Seminary closing)
Southern Illinois University Carbondale, IL (postpone next comprehensive)
University of Charleston, The, Charleston, WV (new degree program)
University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK (distance delivery of B’s program)
University of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ (additional M’s program)


AQIP REVIEW PANEL (ADMISSION)

Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas, De Queen, AR
DeVry University, Oakbrook Terrace, IL
Dordt College, Sioux Center, IA
Mid-Plains Community College, North Platte, NE
Mount Union College, Alliance, OH
Pulaski Technical College, North Little Rock, AR


ACTIONS TAKEN BY THE INSTITUTIONAL ACTIONS COUNCIL-June 23, 2008
VALIDATED BY THE BOARD – July 3, 2008


Reader Referrals
COMPREHENSIVE EVALUATIONS - APPROVED FOR CONTINUED ACCREDITATION

Alpena Community College, Alpena, MI
Argosy University, Chicago, IL
Ashland University, Ashland, OH
Avila University, Kansas City, MO
Bay Mills Community College, Brimley, MI
Columbia College of Nursing, Inc., Milwaukee, WI
Drake University, Des Moines, IA
Front Range Community College, Westminster, CO
Hamline University, St. Paul, MN
Indiana University Bloomington, Bloomington, IN
Judson University, Elgin, IL
Lexington College, Chicago, IL
Marshall Community and Technical College, Huntington, WV
Midwestern University, Downers Grove, IL
National American University, Rapid City, SD
Northern Baptist Theological Seminary, Lombard, IL
Ohio Dominican University, Columbus, OH
Rose State College, Midwest City, OK
Saint Augustine College, Chicago, IL
Three Rivers Community College, Poplar Bluff, MO
Wartburg Theological Seminary, Dubuque, IA
Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH

FOCUSED EVALUATIONS – COMMISSION MANDATED

Arkansas State University, State University, AR
Colby Community College, Colby, KS
Manhattan Christian College, Manhattan, KS
Walden University, Minneapolis, MN
Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL
Winebrenner Theological Seminary, Findlay, OH

FOCUSED EVALUATIONS – INSTITUTION’S REQUEST

Concordia University Wisconsin, Mequon, WI (additional D’s program and distance delivery of D’s
program)
Davenport University, Grand Rapids, MI (additonal M’s program)
Gateway Technical College, Kenosha, WI (distance delivery of A’s degree programs)
Governors State University, University Park, IL (additional D’s program)
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges, Olney, IL (distance delivery of degre programs)
Indiana University East, Richmond, IN (distance delivery of degree programs)
Kenrick-Glennon Seminary, St. Louis, MO (new B’s program)
Minnesota State University, Mankato, Mankato, MN (additional D’s programs)
Missouri Baptist University, St. Louis, MO (additional M’s program)
Morningside College, Sioux City, IA (distance delivery of graduate degree programs)
Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford, OK (additional B’s program)

EVALUATORS PANEL REFERRAL

College of Saint Scholastica, Duluth, MN (additional B’s program)
Jones International University, Centennial, CO (additional D’s program)
Lester L. Cox College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Springfield, MO (additional A’s program)

STAFF REFERRAL

Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, MO (additional D’s program)
Concordia University Chicago, River Forest, IL (new degree site)
Davenport University, Grand Rapids, MI (relocation of existing site)
Dunwoody College of Technology, Minneapolis, MN (additional B’s program)
Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI (distance delivery of B’s programs)
Hamline University, St. Paul, MN (new degree site)
Kaplan University, Fort Lauderdale, FL (relocation of existing site)
Northwestern Oklahoma State University, Alva, OK (expand offerings at existing site)
Ohio Christian University, Circleville, OH (distance delivery of B’s programs)
Phoenix Seminary, Phoenix, AZ (postpone comprehensive visit)
Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, KS (additional B’s program)
Presentation College, Aberdeen, SD (distance delivery of A’s program)
Presentation College, Aberdeen, SD (additional B’s program)
Roosevelt University, Chicago, IL (expand offerings at existing sites)
Union Institute & University, Cincinnati, OH (new degree site)
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ (postpone comprehensive visit)
MnSCU Online Programs:
Alexandria Technical College, Alexandria, MN
Bemidji State University, Bemidji, MN
Central Lakes College, Brainerd, MN
Century Community and Technical College, White Bear Lake, MN
Dakota County Technical College, Rosemount, MN
Inver Hills Community College, Inver Grove Heights, MN
Metropolitan State University, St. Paul, MN
Minneapolis Community and Technical College, Minneapolis, MN
Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Fergus Falls, MN
Minnesota State University-Mankato, Mankato, MN
Minnesota West Community and Technical College, Granite Falls, MN
North Hennepin Community College, Brooklyn Park, MN
Northland Community and Technical College, Thief River Falls, MN
Northwest Technical College, Bemidji, MN
Riverland Community College, Austin, MN
Rochester Community and Technical College, Rochester, MN
Saint Paul College-A Community and Technical College, Saint Paul, MN
St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN

AQIP REVIEW PANEL (CHANGE)

Concordia University Chicago, (River Forest, IL distance delivery of degree programs)
Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, OH (distance delivery of A’s degree programs)
Highland Community College, Highland, KS (distance delivery of A’s degree programs)
Lewis University, Romeoville, IL (distance delivery of M’s program)
Maranatha Baptist Bible College, Watertown, WI (change name of M’s program)
National-Louis University, Chicago, IL (additional D’s program)
Ohio University, Athens, OH (additional M’s program)
Taylor University, Upland, IN (distance delivery of programs)

AQIP REVIEW PANEL (ADMISSION)

City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College, Chicago, IL
Western Wyoming Community College, Rock Springs, WY


ACTIONS TAKEN BY THE REVIEW COMMITTEE—May 5, 2008

VALIDATED BY THE BOARD – May 28, 2008

Comprehensive Evaluations - Approved for Initial Accreditation

American Academy of Art, Chicago, IL
Methodist College of Nursing, Peoria, IL

Comprehensive Evaluation - Approved for Continued Accreditation

Allen College, Waterloo, IA
Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO
Northcentral University, Prescott Valley, AZ
Focused Visit - Commission Mandated

Dana College, Blair, NE


ACTIONS TAKEN BY THE INSTITUTIONAL ACTIONS COUNCIL—February 18, 2008

VALIDATED BY THE BOARD – February 28, 2008

Reader Referrals

COMPREHENSIVE EVALUATIONS - APPROVED FOR CONTINUED ACCREDITATION

American College of Education, Chicago, IL
Ancilla College, Donaldson, IN
Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH
Bethel College, Mishawaka, IN
Covenant Theological Seminary, St. Louis, MO
Great Lakes Christian College, Lansing, MI
Hillsdale College, Hillsdale, MI
Oakton Community College, Des Plaines, IL
Saint Ambrose University, Davenport, IA
University of Dayton, Dayton, OH
William Penn University, Oskaloosa, IA
FOCUSED EVALUATIONS – COMMISSION MANDATED

Alderson-Broaddus College, Philippi, WV
College of Wooster, The, Wooster, OH
Northcentral University, Prescott Valley, AZ
Shawnee Community College, Ullin, IL


FOCUSED EVALUATIONS – INSTITUTION’S REQUEST

Barton County Community College, Great Bend, KS (distance delivery of A’s degree programs)
College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI (B to M, new M’s program)
College of Saint Catherine, St. Paul, MN (additional D’s program)
Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ (M to D, new D’s program)
John A. Logan College, Carterville, IL (distance delivery of A’s degree program)
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL (distance delivery of M’s degree program)
University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, OK (new degree site)


REAFFIRMATION OF ACCREDITATION

Alexandria Technical College, Alexandria, MN
Capella University, Minneapolis, MN
College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL
Eastern Iowa Community College District, Davenport, IA
Iowa Valley Community College District, Marshalltown, IA
Joliet Junior College, Joliet, IL
Kent State University, Kent, OH
Maranatha Baptist Bible College, Watertown, WI
Moraine Park Technical College, Fond du Lac, WI
Northwest Technical College, Bemidji, MN
Richland Community College, Decatur, IL
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL
Terra State Community College, Fremont, OH
Western Technical College, La Crosse, WI


EVALUATORS PANEL REFERRAL

DePaul University, Chicago, IL (new international M’s site)
Siena Heights University, Adrian, MI (new RN to BSN program)
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, Pine Bluff, AR (additional M’s program)
University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR (additional D’s program)


STAFF REFERRAL

Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL (new degree site)
Creighton University, Omaha, NE (new degree site)
Huntington Junior College, Huntington, WV (distance delivery of A’s degree program)
Indiana Institute of Technology, Fort Wayne, IN (additional M’s program)
Lake Erie College, Painesville, OH (new degree site)
Northwest College, Powell, WY (offer A’s degrees at existing site)
Rasmussen College, Lake Elmo, MN (new campus in Ft. Myers, FL)
Southern Arkansas University Tech, Camden, AR (new degree site)
University of Arkansas-Fort Smith, Fort Smith, AR (new degree site)


AQIP REVIEW PANEL (CHANGE)

Bellevue University, Bellevue, NE


AQIP REVIEW PANEL (ADMISSION)

Franklin College, Franklin, IN


ACTIONS TAKEN BY THE REVIEW COMMITTEE—January 28, 2008

VALIDATED BY THE BOARD – February 14, 2008


Comprehensive Evaluations - Approved for Initial Accreditation

Art Institute of Colorado, The, Denver, CO
God’s Bible School and College, Cincinnati, OH
Robert B. Miller College, Battle Creek, MI
TCM International Institute, Indianapolis, IN
Comprehensive Evaluations - Approved for Initial Candidacy

Future Generations Graduate School, Franklin, WV
Comprehensive Evaluation - Approved for Continued Accreditation

Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, OK
Focused Visit - Change Request

Oklahoma Baptst University, Shawnee, OK (additional M’s program)


ACTIONS TAKEN BY THE INSTITUTIONAL ACTIONS COUNCIL—December 3, 2007

VALIDATED BY THE BOARD – December 13, 2007

Reader Referrals

COMPREHENSIVE EVALUATIONS - APPROVED FOR CONTINUED ACCREDITATION

Dakota Wesleyan University, Mitchell, SD
Philander Smith College, Little Rock, AR
St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN
Wittenberg University, Springfield, OH


FOCUSED EVALUATIONS – COMMISSION MANDATED

Everest College - Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ
Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Kansas City, MO
Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA
Sisseton Wahpeton College, Sisseton, SD


FOCUSED EVALUATIONS – INSTITUTION’S REQUEST

Cornerstone University, Grand Rapids, MI (additional M’s program)
Missouri State University, Springfield, MO (additional D’s program)
Turtle Mountain Community College, Belcourt, ND (additional B’s program)
University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR (distance delivery of graduate degree programs)


REAFFIRMATION OF ACCREDITATION

Augsburg College, Minneapolis, MN
Central New Mexico Community College, Albuquerque, NM
Dunwoody College of Technology, Minneapolis, MN
Edison State Community College, Piqua, OH
Glen Oaks Community College, Centreville, MI
Gogebic Community College, Ironwood, MI
Northcentral Technical College, Wausau, WI
Ohio State University-Agricultural Technical Institute, Wooster, OH
Purdue University Calumet, Hammond, IN
San Juan College, Farmington, NM
Western New Mexico University, Silver City, NM


EVALUATORS PANEL REFERRAL

A. T. Still University of Health Sciences, Kirksville, MO (additional D’s program)


STAFF REFERRAL

Bluffton University, Bluffton, OH (new degree site)
College of Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM (postponse comprehensive visit)
Cincinnati Christian University, Cincinnati, OH (new degree site)
Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI (postpone comprehensive visit)
Robert Morris College, Chicago, IL (modify stipulations on graduate degree programs)
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota, Winona, MN (new international degree site)
Stark State College of Technology, North Canton, OH (new degree site)
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL (modify stipulations on distance delivery programs)
Walsh University, North Canton, OH (new international degree site)
William Woods University, Fulton, MO (new degree site)


AQIP REVIEW PANEL (CHANGE)

Baker College, Flint, MI (M to D; new D’s program)
College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL (distance delivery of AA and AS degree programs)


AQIP REVIEW PANEL (ADMISSION)

Barton County Community College, Great Bend, KS
Des Moines University - Osteopathic Medical Center, Des Moines, IA
Schoolcraft College, Livonia, MI
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, Shell Lake, WI


ACTION TAKEN BY THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES-October 26, 2007

Comprehensive Evaluation - Approved for Continued Accreditation (Placed on Notice)

Finlandia University, Hancock, MI


ACTIONS TAKEN BY THE INSTITUTIONAL ACTIONS COUNCIL-October 15, 2007

VALIDATED BY THE BOARD – October 23, 2007

Reader Referrals

COMPREHENSIVE EVALUATIONS - APPROVED FOR CONTINUED ACCREDITATION

Jefferson Community College, Steubenville, OH
Kettering University, Flint, MI
Langston University, Langston, OK
Metropolitan State College of Denver, Denver, CO
Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL
Northern State University, Aberdeen, SD
Olivet College, Olivet, MI
Triton College, River Grove, IL
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL


FOCUSED EVALUATIONS – COMMISSION MANDATED

Benedictine College, Atchison, KS
Herzing College, Milwaukee, WI
Missouri State University-West Plains, West Plains, MO
Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Denver, CO
Union Institute & University, Cincinnati, OH


FOCUSED EVALUATIONS – INSTITUTION’S REQUEST

Argosy University, Chicago, IL (remove stipulation on B’s of M’s program)
Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, St. Paul, MN (new DNP as a consortium)
Metropolitan State University
Minnesta State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Moorhead
Winona State University
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, La Crosse, WI (distance delivery of M’s program)


EVALUATORS PANEL REFERRAL

Argosy University, Chicago, IL (additional D’s program)
Forest Institute of Professional Psychology, Springfield, MO (additional M’s program)
Jones International University, Centennial, CO (new A’s degree level)


STAFF REFERRAL

Central Ohio Technical College, Newark, OH (new degree site)
Cleveland Chiropractic College, Kansas City, MO (move main campus to Overland Park, KS)
Governors State University, University Park, IL (new cohort degree sites)
Millikin University, Decatur, IL (new degree site)
Mountain State University, Beckley, WV (new degree site)
Rasmussen College, Lake Elmo, MN (new degree site)


AQIP REVIEW PANEL (CHANGE)

Baker College, Flint, MI (remove stipulation on degree sites)
Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI (distance delivery of B’s program)


ACTIONS TAKEN BY THE REVIEW COMMITEE-September 24, 2007

VALIDATED BY THE BOARD – October 10, 2007

COMPREHENSIVE EVALUATIONS - APPROVED FOR INITIAL ACCREDITATION
Fox College, Oak Lawn
Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College, Mount Pleasant, MI


COMPREHENSIVE EVALUATIONS - APPROVED FOR INITIAL CANDIDACY

Phoenix Seminary, Phoenix, AZ
Westwood College, Denver, CO


COMPREHENSIVE EVALUATION - APPROVED FOR CONTINUED ACCREDITATION
Bethany Theological Seminary, Richmond, IN
Maricopa Community Colleges-Scottsdale Community College, Scottsdale, AZ
Trinity Bible College, Ellendale, ND
William Woods University, Fulton, MO