Skip to Main Content

Academic Program Proposals

Currently Under Review
Date Proposal Activated Institution and Proposal Degree Awarded Name of Academic Program Objections Received Decision Deadline MHEC Final Decision Final Decision Date
7/9/2015


Northcentral University
Proposal

Multiple  OOS Renewal   1/5/2016     
7/6/2015


University of Cincinnati
Proposal

Multiple  OOS Renewal   1/6/2016     
8/3/2015


South University
Proposal

  OOS Renewal & New Programs   2/3/2016     
8/24/2015


Simmons College
Proposal

  OOS Renewal   2/24/2016     
8/4/2015


Shenandoah University
Proposal

  OOS Renewal   2/4/2016  Authorized  3/3/2016 
8/3/2015


Denver Seminary
Proposal

  OOS Renewal   2/3/2015  Authorized  4/17/2016 
5/18/2015


Stratford University
Proposal
Addendum

  OOS Initial Application to operate The Sojourner-Douglass Center Yes 11/18/2015  Denied  6/15/2016 
5/15/2015


Saint Michael College of Allied Health
Proposal

  OOS Renewal   11/15/2015  Authorized  4/17/2016 
12/31/2015


Wilmington University
Proposal

  OOS Renewal   6/28/2016  Authorized  4/17/2016 
5/26/2015


Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Proposal

  OOS Initial Application Yes 11/26/2015  Authorized  3/29/2016 
8/17/2015


Grand Canyon University
Proposal

Multiple  OOS Renewal   2/17/2016     
5/28/2015


Fortis College
Proposal

AS  Pharmacy Technician   7/28/2015  Denied  3/18/2016 
5/28/2015


Fortis College
Proposal

AS  Medical Billing & Coding   7/28/2015  Denied  3/3/2016 
5/28/2015


Fortis College
Proposal

AS  Radiologic Technology   7/28/2015  Approved  3/3/2016 
12/21/2015


Gratz College
Proposal

  OOS Renewal   6/18/2016     
11/2/2015


Reid Temple Bible College
Proposal

  Stage One Application   4/30/2016  Recommended  4/21/2016 
8/17/2015


Sacred Heart University
Proposal

RN -BSN & MSN  OOS Initial Yes 2/17/2016     
9/22/2015


Lincoln University
Proposal

  OOS Renewal - Bel Air & Union Hospital, Elkton MD   3/20/2016  Authorized  4/17/2016 
12/23/2015


Community College of Baltimore County
Proposal

AAS  AAS Transportation, Distribution and Maritime Logistics   2/21/2016  Approved  3/18/2016 
10/20/2015


Howard Community College
Proposal

AA  Military to RN Pathway   12/19/2015  Approved  3/18/2016 
10/14/2015


Hood College
Proposal

MA  Substantial Mod: Humanities   12/13/2015  Recommended  2/26/2016 
9/14/2015


Cecil College
Proposal

AAS  Accounting   11/13/2015  Approved  2/19/2016 
11/2/2015


Notre Dame of Maryland University
Proposal

MS  Substantial Mod: Analytics   1/1/2016  Recommended  2/19/2016 
10/29/2015


University of Maryland College Park
Proposal

BS  Information Science   12/28/2015  Approved  2/19/2016 
10/9/2015


Florida Institute of Technology
Proposal

AOCs  To be offered @ Patuxent River & APG locations   12/8/2015  Authorized  2/19/2016 
10/29/2015


McDaniel College
Proposal

PMC  Gifted & Talented Educational Specialist   12/28/2015  Approved  2/19/2016 
12/9/2015


Morgan State University
Proposal

PBC  Sustainable Urban Communities   2/7/2016  Approved  2/19/2016 
11/19/2015


Morgan State University
Proposal

MEd  Community College Administration & Instruction   1/18/2016  Approved  2/19/2016 
12/4/2015


Morgan State University
Proposal

MBA  Substantial Mod: MBA Online   2/2/2016  Approved  2/19/2016 
11/23/2015


Cecil College
Proposal

AAS  Health Information Technology   1/22/2016  Approved  2/19/2016 
11/19/2015


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

AOC  Substantial Mod: Educational Studies   1/18/2016  Recommended  2/19/2016 
11/19/2015


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

MS  Substantial Mod: Health Care Management   1/18/2016  Recommended  2/19/2016 
11/19/2015


Bowie State University
Proposal

AOC  Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management   1/18/2016  Approved  2/19/2106 
12/10/2015


Howard Community College
Proposal

AA  Public Health   2/8/2016  Approved  3/15/2016 
12/15/2015


Maryland Institute College of Art
Proposal

MPS  User Experience Design (UX Design)   2/13/2016  Recommended  2/19/2016 
12/23/2015


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

PBC  Securitization   2/21/2016  Recommended  3/18/2016 
12/23/2015


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

MS  Financial Mathematics   2/21/2016  Recommended  3/18/2016 
12/23/2015


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

PBC  Quantitative Portfolio Management   2/21/2016  Recommended  3/18/2016 
12/23/2015


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

PBC  Financial Risk Management   2/21/2016  Recommended  3/18/2016 
12/23/2015


Community College of Baltimore County
Proposal

LDC  Certified Management Accounting   2/21/2016  Approved  3/18/2016 
12/23/2015


University of Maryland College Park
Proposal

AOC  International Relations   2/21/2016  Approved  3/18/2016 
1/2/2016


Cecil College
Proposal

BA   RFP - Environmental Public Health Leadership        
4/21/2016


Southeastern University
Proposal

  OOS Initial   10/18/2016     
1/2/2016


St. Mary's Seminary and University
Proposal

PBC  Connect: Faith, Health and Medicine   3/2/2016  Approved  3/18/2016 
1/2/2016


Carroll Community College
Proposal

LDC  Network Security   3/2/2016  Approved  5/23/2016 
1/7/2016


University of Maryland Baltimore
Proposal

PBC  Global Health Systems & Services   3/7/2016  Approved  3/29/2016 
1/2/2016


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

MS  Finance   3/2/2016  Approved  3/18/2016 
2/24/2016


Garrett College
Proposal

LDC  Electro-Mechanical Technology   4/24/2016  Approved  5/23/2016 
2/22/2016


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

MAS  Spatial Analysis for Public Health   4/22/2016  Approved  6/14/2016 
5/21/2016


Notre Dame of Maryland University
Proposal

BA   Substantial Mod: Business Online   7/20/2016     
4/29/2016


Notre Dame of Maryland University
Proposal

MA  Substantial Mod: Leadership in Teaching Online   6/28/2016  Approved  6/28/2016 
3/3/2016


University of Maryland College Park
Proposal

PBC  Digital Studies in the Arts and Humanities   5/2/2016  Approved  6/29/2016 
7/1/2016


Frederick Community College
Proposal

LDC  Game Programing   8/30/2016  Approved  7/1/2016 
5/2/2016


Frederick Community College
Proposal

AAS  Game & Simulation Development   7/1/2016  Approved  6/29/2016 
7/1/2016


Frederick Community College
Proposal

LDC  Computer Animation   8/30/2016  Approved  7/1/2016 
1/2/2016


University of Maryland University College
Proposal

PBC  Global Health Management   3/2/2016  Approved  3/29/2016 
5/27/2016


Chesapeake College
Proposal

LDC  Theatre & Performance Studies   7/26/2016     
4/29/2016


Chesapeake College
Proposal

AAS  Agriculture with AOCs in Production & Sustainability   6/28/2016  Aproved  7/14/2016 
5/2/2016


Notre Dame of Maryland University
Proposal

BA   Leadership in Hospitality & Event Management Yes 7/1/2016     
3/3/2016


University of Maryland College Park
Proposal

MS  Business Analytics   5/2/2016  Approved  6/29/2016 
3/3/2016


Washington Adventist University
Proposal

BS  Substantial Mod: Respiratory Care Yes 5/2/2016     
3/4/2016


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

MA  Public Health Biology   5/3/2016  Approved  6/29/2016 
3/8/2016


Unification Theological Seminary
Proposal

Multiple  OOS Initial   9/4/2016  Authorized  5/25/2016 
4/1/2016


College of Southern Maryland
Proposal

AAS   Photography   5/31/2016  Approved  7/14/2016 
4/1/2016


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

MCE  Substantial Mod: Civil Engineering   5/31/2016  Approved  6/29/2016 
4/1/2016


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

PBC  Civil Engineering   5/31/2016  Approved  6/29/2016 
7/12/2016


Carroll Community College
Proposal

AAS  Entertainment Technology Statewide Designation   9/10/2016     
4/1/2016


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

PBC  Substantial Mod: K-8 STEM Education Lead - Teacher & Retitle: STEM Instructional Leader PreK - 6   5/31/2016  Approved  6/29/2016 
4/1/2016


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

PBC  Substantial Mod: K-8 Mathematics Lead - Teacher & Retitle: Mathematics Instructional Leader PreK - 6   5/31/2016  Approved  6/29/2016 
4/1/2016


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

MS  Data Science   5/31/2016  Approved  6/29/2016 
4/1/2016


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

PMC  Data Science   5/31/2016  Approved  6/29/2016 
4/1/2016


Loyola University Maryland
Proposal

MS  Data Science   5/31/2016  Approved  6/29/2016 
4/5/2016


Cecil College
Proposal

AS & AOCs  Engineering w/ AOCs in Aerospace, Chemical, Computer Engineering; and Engineering Science   6/4/2016  Approved  7/15/2016 
4/4/2016


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

PBC  Substantial Mod: National Security Studies & Retitle: Science, Technolgy & International Security   6/3/2016     
4/4/2016


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

MA  Teaching Writing   6/3/2016     
4/4/2016


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

PBC  Teaching Writing   6/3/2016     
6/4/2016


Brightwood College Towson
Proposal

Associate  Medical Assistant   8/3/2016     
6/4/2016


Brightwood College Beltsville
Proposal

Associate  Medical Assistant   8/3/2016     
7/15/2016


Brightwood College Towson
Proposal

LDC  Pharmacy Technician   9/13/2016     
5/2/2016


Johns Hopkins University
Proposal

MS  Energy Policy & Climate   7/1/2016     
6/4/2016


Brightwood College Baltimore
Proposal

AS  Medical Assistant   8/3/2016     
5/25/2016


Ana G. Mendez Universidad Metropolitana
Proposal

  OOS Renewal   11/21/2016     
5/2/2016


Bard College
Proposal

  OOS Renewal   10/29/2016     
4/21/2016


Howard Community College
Proposal

AAS  Entertainment Technology   6/20/2016     
4/21/2016


Chesapeake College
Proposal

AAS/AOCs  Computer Information Systems w/ AOCs: Digital Administrative Assistant, Social Media Specialist and Web Web Design   6/20/2016  Approved  7/14/2016 
4/30/2016


Chesapeake College
Proposal

AS  Biological Sciences   6/29/2016  Approved  7/15/2016 
4/30/2016


McDaniel College
Proposal

MS  Substantial Mod: Curriculum & Instruction   6/29/2016     
4/30/2016


Hood College
Proposal

MS  Mathematics Instructional Leadership   6/29/2016     
5/24/2016


Florida Institute of Technology
Proposal

MS/PBC  Flight Test Engineering   11/20/2016     
5/2/2016


Washington Adventist University
Proposal

M.Ed  School Counseling   7/1/2016     
5/2/2016


Morgan State University
Proposal

MSW  MSW - Online Yes 7/1/2016  Approved  7/1/2016 
5/16/2016


Frontier Nursing University
Proposal

  OOS Renewal   11/12/2016     
5/14/2016


Mount St. Mary's University
Proposal

BS  Forensic Accounting   7/13/2016  Recommended  7/15/2016 
5/9/2016


Mount St. Mary's University
Proposal

PBC  Forensic Accounting & Fraud Investigation   7/8/2016     
5/14/2016


Montgomery College
Proposal

AAS  Criminal Justice Online   7/13/2016     
6/10/2016


SUNY Empire State College
Proposal

  OOS Renewal   12/7/2016     
5/14/2016


Salisbury University
Proposal

PBC  Higher Education   7/13/2016  Approved  7/15/2016 
5/27/2016


Salisbury University
Proposal

PMC  Literacy Educator   7/26/2016     
5/28/2016


University of Maryland College Park
Proposal

BA  Public Policy   7/27/2016     
5/28/2016


Community College of Baltimore County
Proposal

AAT  Secondary Education-English   7/27/2016     
5/28/2016


University of Maryland Baltimore
Proposal

MS  Substantial Mod: Health Science   7/27/2016     
6/26/2016


McDaniel College
Proposal

PBC  Substantial Mod: Admin 1   8/25/2016     
6/26/2016


Carroll Community College
Proposal

AAS  Cybersecurity   8/25/2016     
5/28/2016


University of Maryland Baltimore
Proposal

MS  Palliative Care   7/27/2016     
4/30/2016


Howard Community College
Proposal

LDC  Entertainment Technology   6/29/2016     
5/24/2016


Florida Institute of Technology
Proposal

BS/MS/AOC  Logistics Management, Management w/ AOC, and Technology Management   11/20/2016     
6/17/2016


Cecil College
Proposal

AAS  Substantial Mod: Music w/ AOCs   8/16/2016     
6/17/2016


Hood College
Proposal

MS  Education, Multidisciplinary Studies   8/16/2016     
5/28/2016


University of Maryland Baltimore
Proposal

PBC  Principles and Practices of Hospice and Palliative Care   7/27/2016     
5/28/2016


University of Maryland Baltimore
Proposal

PBC  Clinical Aspects of Hospice and Palliative Care   7/27/2016     
5/28/2016


University of Maryland Baltimore
Proposal

PBC  Leadership and Administration in Hospice and Palliative Care   7/27/2016     
5/28/2016


University of Maryland Baltimore
Proposal

PBC  Psychosocial/Spiritual Aspects of Hospice and Palliative Care   7/27/2016     
6/24/2016


St. Mary's College of Maryland
Proposal

AOC  Archaeology   8/23/2016     
7/6/2016


Goucher College
Proposal

BA  Substantial Mod: American Studies @ Maryland Correctional Institution for Women   9/4/2016     

Return...