SHEEO State Authorization Surveys

Revision of Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation from Mon, 04/28/2014 - 09:31

1A1. Agency Name: 
Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation
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.): 

Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation approves all colleges and universities or other entities that offer postsecondary academic degrees or offer instruction and are domiciled, incorporated, or otherwise located in the state.

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

Menia Dykes
Director of Accreditation
Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation
3825 Ridgewood road
Jackson, MS 39211
601-432-6372
mdykes@mississippi.edu

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

Menia Dykes
Director of Accreditation
Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation
3825 Ridgewood road
Jackson, MS 39211
601-432-6372
mdykes@mississippi.edu

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: 
Commission on Proprietary School and College Registration (CPSCR) http://www.sbcjc.cc.ms.us/program/psDefault.aspx
1C2. If the division of responsibility among these agencies is not clear, please explain: 

CPSCR: for-profit occupational (technical) schools.

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