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Strategic Plan Report Available to Download

At the 2016 HLC annual conference, the theme of which was “Beyond the Horizon,” President Barbara Gellman-Danley presented a report on the updated 2020 strategic plan. The report includes details on the strategic directions that HLC will pursue and examples of action steps that it will undertake in support of those strategies. To download the report, as well as slides from President Gellman-Danley’s conference presentations, visit the Strategic Plan page >>

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Policy Updates

The Board approved on first reading the following proposed revised policy. HLC invites comments on this proposed policy before the Board takes final action in June 2016. Comments can be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Comments must be received by May 17, 2016.

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The Higher Learning Commission accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central region of the United States.

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