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Higher Education in Maryland

September 2008



For immediate release: September 19, 2008
Contact: Christopher Falkenhagen
Communications: (410) 260-4511


What: Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) Meeting

Items to be discussed include:

  • Secretary’s Report
  • Student Advisory Council Report
  • Introduction of New Director of Planning, Research Analysis and Workforce Development

    Education Policy Committee
  • Report of the Maryland Teacher Shortage Task Force
  • COMAR 13B.02.03.02 (4-1)b Modification
  • COMAR 13B.02.01 Requirements for Authorization of Out-of-State Degree-Granting  Institutions to Operate in Maryland -- Recommendation for Proposed Action
  • Lincoln Technical Institute as a Degree-Granting Institution
  • DeVry University’s Proposal to Operate an Instructional Site in the Baltimore-Metropolitan Region
  • Report on Strayer University’s Proposal to Operate an Instructional Site in Frederick, MD
  • 2008 Minority Achievement Report

    Information Reports Distributed to the Commission
  • FY 2003-FY 2007 Report on Occupational Training Funded via the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) in Maryland
  • Report on Programs Reviewed from March 1, 2008 to August 3, 2008
  • Report on Private Career Schools: Approval Actions from February 29, 2008 to August 31, 2008

    Who: Higher Education Secretary James E. Lyons, Sr., Commission members Chairman Kevin M. O’Keefe, Vice Chairman Donald J. Slowinski, Sr., Joshua Ackerman, Joann A. Boughman, Mark R. Frazer, Anwer Hasan, Leronia Josey, James G. Morgan, Nhora Barrera Murphy, Emmett Paige, Jr., Chung K. Pak, Paul L. Saval

    When: 1 p.m., Wednesday September 24, 2008

    Where: 839 Bestgate Road, Suite 400, Annapolis, MD.
    The meeting will be held in the Commission’s main conference room.

    The full agenda will be available at the meeting. An electronic version of the agenda will be available on MHEC’s website at www.mhec.state.md.us.

                                                            Notice on ADA Compliance
    The State of Maryland and the Maryland Higher Education Commission is committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are able to fully participate in and benefit from the Commission’s public meetings, programs, and services. Anyone planning to attend a meeting of the Commission who wishes to receive auxiliary aids, services, or accommodations should contact Pat Bracey at (410) 260-4516 or Maryland Relay (1-800-201-7165). Maryland residents (7-1-1).





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