SHEEO State Authorization Surveys

Revision of Florida Commission for Independent Education from Thu, 04/24/2014 - 13:06

1A1. Agency Name: 
Commission for Independent Education Florida Department of 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.): 

The Commission for Independent Education has approval and licensing authority over all independent postsecondary institutions. Any out-of-state institution that has a physical presence in Florida (even a public institution of higher education) is considered “independent” for the purposes of the Commission.

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

Susan Hood
Operations and Management Consultant Manager
Florida Department of Education
850-245-3200
susan.hood@fldoe.org

Sam Ferguson
Executive Director
Commission for Independent Education
850-245-3200
sam.ferguson@fldoe.org

Max Ketterman
Educational Policy Analyst
Commission for Independent Education
850-245-3200
max.ketterman@fldoe.org

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

Handled by staff members on a rotating basis – call 850-245-3200

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