SHEEO State Authorization Surveys

Revision of New Jersey Secretary of Higher Education from Tue, 04/22/2014 - 09:52

1A1. Agency Name: 
New Jersey Secretary of Higher Education
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.): 

Pursuant to Governor Christie's Reorganization Plan 005-2011 http://www.nj.gov/highereducation/PDFs/005-2011.pdf) The Commission on Higher Education has been abolished, and the responsibilities, duties, and authorities of the former Commission have been transferred to the Secretary of Higher Education. Thus any institution (in- or out-of-state; public, independent, or proprietary) seeking to offer college credit-bearing coursework in New Jersey must be licensed by the New Jersey Secretary of Higher Education.

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

Rochelle Hendricks, Secretary of Higher Education
State of New Jersey Higher Education
P.O. Box 542
Trenton, NJ 08625-0542
Phone: 609-292-4310
Executive Assistant: Carol Johnson, Carol.Johnson@NJHE.state.nj.us
http://www.state.nj.us/highereducation/index.html

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

Same as above.

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: 
The Center for Occupational Employment Information, New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development
INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES
PROPERTY IN THE STATE
RECRUITING ACTIVITIES
THIRD PARTY AGREEMENTS/CONTRACTS
ADVERTISING
EMPLOYMENT IN THE STATE
OTHER