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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, onlinereg.mhec@maryland.gov, 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 https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/about/announcements/corinthian.

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