Regional Accrediting Commissions

Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges
California, Hawaii, the Territories of Guam and American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Republic of Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia, and the Republic of the Marshall Islands.
President: Richard Winn
Contact Information: 10 Commercial Boulevard, Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949
Higher Learning Commission
Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
President: Barbara Gellman-Danley
Contact Information: 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and other geographical areas outside the United States.
President: Elizabeth Sibolski
Contact Information: 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)
Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont and internationally.
President: Barbara Brittingham
Contact Information: 3 Burlington Woods Drive, Suit 100, Burlington, MA 01803
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington.
President: Sonny Ramaswamy
Contact Information: 8060 115th Street, N.E., Suite 100, Redmond, WA 90852
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Latin America, and other Commission approved international sites.
President: Belle S. Wheelan
Contact Information: 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033
WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)
California, Hawaii, and the Pacific as well as a limited number of institutions outside the U.S.
President: Jamienne S. Studley
Contact Information: 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501