Ana G. Mendez University is an accredited institution and a member of the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) www.msche.org . Ana G. Mendez University accreditation status is Accreditation Reaffirmed.
The Commission’s most recent action on the institution’s accreditation status on December 2, 2021 was to reaffirm accreditation. MSCHE is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). MSCHE physical mailing address is: Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 1007 North Orange Street, 4th Floor, MB #166, Wilmington, DE 19801 and the phone number is 267-284-5011.
Accreditation Status: Web
For more information on how to file a complaint regarding accreditation, visit:
LICENSED BY THE COMMISSION FOR INDEPENDENT EDUCATION (CIE), FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Ana G. Mendez University is licensed by the Florida Commission for Independent Education to offer postsecondary programs of instruction.
Licenses are listed as follow: Main Campus (Lic.#7756) Metro Orlando Campus (Lic.#7859); Miami Lakes Campus (Lic.#7860) and Tampa Bay Campus (Lic.#7861).
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
Ana G. Mendez University is authorized by The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) to offer academic degrees in the State of Texas. The THECB is an agency of the state of Texas that oversees higher education.
National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA)
Ana G. Mendez University has been approved to participate in the reciprocity agreement between member states and territories to offer distance education programs and courses. SARA is a voluntary agreement that allows the University to offer its programs and courses without having to undergo the licensing (approval) process in each authorized state in which it is interested in promoting its academic offerings.
OUT OF STATE DISTANCE EDUCATION STUDENTS: PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT
SARA does not cover professional licensure/state professional Board approval. If you are interested in pursuing an academic program that requires licensure or certification in your state, we encourage you to contact the appropriate state licensure Board for guidance before enrolling in an academic program outside your state. Please note that individual state requirements may change.
At this time, Ana G. Mendez University is unable to determine if an academic program will satisfy the licensure/certification requirements beyond the state of Florida. Please check the
licensing/certification requirements for the appropriate licensure/certification state Board or agency for your state.
COMPLAINT PROCESSES UNDER SARA
Ana G. Mendez University has established procedures for filing a complaint. Students located in a state in the SARA agreement, can file a complaint following the internal University procedures available. Students that have completed the institutional internal complaint process and are not satisfied with the outcome may contact the Commission for Independent Education, at:
- 325 W. Gaines Street, Suite 1414, Tallahassee, FL. 32399-0400,
- Or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org (cieinfo at fldoe dot org)
- Or Fax: 850-245-3238.
Distance Education Students that have completed the internal institution complaint process and the applicable state process, may appeal non-instructional complaints to the Florida SARA PRDEC Council at FLSARAinfo@fldoe.org
For more information about NC-SARA visit: https://www.nc-sara.org/
California residents may click here for complaint process.
INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION & TRAINING (IACET)
Ana G. Mendez University is accredited as an authorized provider of Continuing Education by the International Association of Continuing Education and Training (IACET) until 2023.
International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET)
21670 Ridgetop Circle
Sterling, VA 20166
Phone: +1 (703) 763-0705
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