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Registration Information
for Out-of-State Institutions of Higher Education
Offering Online Education

Pursuant to the new law that took effect on July 1, 2012, out-of-state institutions that enroll Maryland students in fully online programs must register with the Commission. 

The “Out-of-State Online Registration" (pdf) provides information regarding the registration process

The Out-of-State Online Registration Mailbox,, will be exclusively used for communication regarding online registration.

View the list of institutions determined to be in compliance with the requirements of the Education Article, § 11-202.2 of the Annotated Code of Maryland and COMAR 13B.05.01 for fully online programs.

***The Everest College Phoenix is no longer registered with the Commission due to the college's loss of institutional accreditation on May 2, 2015.  If you were a student of the Everest College Phoenix, please see these FAQs Everest FAQs for transcript, transfer, and financial information.  Additional information is available from the U.S. Department of Education at

The Importance of Accreditation