SHEEO State Authorization Surveys

Revision of Indiana Commission for Higher Education from Thu, 04/24/2014 - 14:12

1A1. Agency Name: 
Indiana Commission for Higher Education (CHE)
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 Indiana Commission for Higher Education (CHE) is a state agency with an appointed board. CHE directly authorizes some degree-granting institutions and programs, while others are authorized through the Indiana Board for Proprietary Education (BPE), which CHE administers and staffs.

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

Ken Sauer, Ph.D.
Senior Associate Commissioner for Research and Academic Affairs,
Indiana Commission for Higher Education/
Executive Director,
Indiana Board for Proprietary Education
101 W. Ohio Street, Suite 550
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204-1984
Phone: (317) 464-4400 ext. 121
Fax: (317) 464-4410
E-mail: ksauer@che.in.gov

Ross Miller
Director of Accreditation and Regulatory Compliance
Indiana Board for Proprietary Education/
Indiana Commission for Higher Education
101 W. Ohio Street, Suite 670
Indianapolis, IN 46204-1984
Phone: (317) 464-4400 Ext. 138
Fax: (317) 233-4219
Email: rmiller@bpe.che.in.gov

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

Ken Sauer, Ph.D.
Senior Associate Commissioner for Research and Academic Affairs,
Indiana Commission for Higher Education/
Executive Director,
Indiana Board for Proprietary Education
101 W. Ohio Street, Suite 550
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204-1984
Phone: (317) 464-4400 ext. 121
Fax: (317) 464-4410
E-mail: ksauer@che.in.gov

Ross Miller
Director of Accreditation and Regulatory Compliance
Indiana Board for Proprietary Education/
Indiana Commission for Higher Education
101 W. Ohio Street, Suite 670
Indianapolis, IN 46204-1984
Phone: (317) 464-4400 Ext. 138
Fax: (317) 233-4219
Email: rmiller@bpe.che.in.gov

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: 
Indiana Department of Workforce Development, Office for Career and Technical Schools
1C2. If the division of responsibility among these agencies is not clear, please explain: 

The Office for Career and Technical Schools within the Department of Workforce Development has responsibility to authorize Indiana non-degree granting institutions and out-of-state non-degree granting institutions that offer instruction in Indiana, either on-site or through distance education.

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