Report of the Commission on Accreditation (June)


July 2021

NEW MEMBERS

Subsequent to action by the Commission on Accreditation in June 2021, NASM is pleased to welcome the following institution as a new member:

Queens College
Queens, New York

Michael Lipsey
Director and Chair, Aaron Copland School of Music

FORMAL COMMISSION REPORT. The official report of actions taken by the NASM Commission on Accreditation at its meetings of June 2021 follows.

REPORT OF THE COMMISSION ON ACCREDITATION

June 2021

Peter T. Witte, Chair

David Gier, Associate Chair

 

Action was deferred on one (1) institution applying for Associate Membership.

After positive action by the Commission on Accreditation, the following new institution was granted Membership:

Queens College

After positive action by the Commission on Accreditation, the following institutions were granted Membership:

Florida Memorial University
Gonzaga University

Rhodes College

Action was deferred on three (3) institutions applying for Membership.

After positive action by the Commission on Accreditation, the following institutions were granted renewal of Membership:

Augsburg University
Augustana University
Baldwin Wallace University
Central Methodist University
Idaho State University
Indiana University
McNeese State University
Moravian College
Southwestern University
University of Indianapolis
Washington Adventist University
West Liberty University
Western Connecticut State University
Westmont College

Action was deferred on twenty-three (23) institutions applying for renewal of Membership.

Progress Reports were accepted from five (5) institutions recently granted renewal of Membership.

Three (3) applications were approved for Substantive Change.

Action was deferred on two (2) applications for Substantive Change.

One hundred-four (104) programs were granted Plan Approval.

Action was deferred on thirty (30) programs submitted for Plan Approval.

Progress Reports were accepted from four (4) institutions concerning programs recently granted Plan Approval.

Fourteen (14) programs were granted Final Approval for Listing.

Action was deferred on four (4) programs submitted for Final Approval for Listing.

One (1) institution was notified regarding failure to submit the 2020-2021 Accreditation Audit.

One (1) institution was notified regarding failure to submit the 2020-2021 Affirmation Statement.

Seventeen (17) institutions were notified regarding failure to submit the 2020-21 HEADS Data Survey.

Four (4) institutions were notified regarding failure to submit the 2019-2020 HEADS Data Survey.

Three (3) institution were notified regarding failure to pay outstanding invoices from 2020-2021.

One (1) institution was notified regarding failure to pay outstanding invoices from 2019-2020.

Twelve 12) institutions were granted second-year postponements for re-evaluation.

One (1) institution was granted a third-year postponement for re-evaluation.

One (1) institution was granted a fourth-year postponement for re-evaluation.

Progress Reports were accepted from one (1) institution regarding postponement of accreditation review.

Thirteen (13) institutions were notified regarding successful review of the Supplemental Annual Report.

PREVIOUS COMMISSION REPORTS:

Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2020
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2019
Report of the NASM Commission on Accreditation: June 2019
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2018
Report of the NASM Commission on Accreditation: June 2018
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2017
Report of the NASM Commission on Accreditation: June 2017
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2016
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: June 2016
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2015
Report of the NASM Commission on Accreditation: June 2015
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2014
Report of the NASM Commission on Accreditation: June 2014
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2013
Report of the NASM Commission on Accreditation: June 2013
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2012
Report of the NASM Commission on Accreditation: June 2012
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2011
Report of the NASM Commission on Accreditation: June 2011
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2010
Report of the NASM Commission on Accreditation: June 2010
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2009
Report of the NASM Commission on Accreditation: June 2009
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2008
Report of the NASM Commission on Accreditation: June 2008
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2007
Report of the NASM Commission on Accreditation: June 2007
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2006
Report of the NASM Commission on Accreditation: June 2006
Report of the NASM Accrediting Commissions: November 2005
Report of the NASM Commission on Accreditation: June 2005