SHEEO State Authorization Surveys

Revision of Maryland Higher Education Commission from Mon, 04/21/2014 - 15:38

1A1. Agency Name: 
Maryland Higher Education Commission
1A2. Agency Description - Please review the description below and revise as appropriate (e.g., state executive agency, agency with appointed board, department or division within agency, etc.): 

The Maryland Higher Education Commission, a State Executive Agency with an appointed board, has licensing and approval authority for all degree-granting institutions and private career schools.

1A3. Agency Contact - Please review and correct as necessary the contact information below: 

Shawna Acker-Ball, Ph.D.
Director of Academic Affairs
Maryland Higher Education Commission
6 N. Liberty Street, 10th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21201
410-767-3268
sackerball@mhec.state.md.us

1A4. Who should institutions contact if they have questions about your agency’s authority, policies, or application process: 

For questions regarding Academic Program Approval contact:
Academic Proposal Assistance
acadprop@mhec.state.md.us
410-767-3301

For questions regarding Registration of Fully Online Programs contact:
Online Registration Assistance
onlinereg@mhec.state.md.us

1C1. Other Agencies - According to our records, the following agencies also have responsibility for authorization in the state. Please correct, add to, or clarify this list of authorizing authorities as necessary. These agencies will also be requested to complete this survey: 
None
1C2. If the division of responsibility among these agencies is not clear, please explain: 

N/A

INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES
PROPERTY IN THE STATE
RECRUITING ACTIVITIES
THIRD PARTY AGREEMENTS/CONTRACTS
ADVERTISING
EMPLOYMENT IN THE STATE
OTHER