Higher Learning Commission

Missouri State University’s regional accrediting body is the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association (HLC). Missouri State University has successfully maintained continuous regional accreditation with the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association (HLC) since 1915. Missouri State University-West Plains has been a separately accredited campus with continuous accreditation since 1994.

Public notice

Missouri State University is seeking comments from the public about the University in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. The College will host a visit October 5-6, 2015, with a team representing the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. Missouri State University has been accredited by the Commission since 1915. The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet the Commission’s Criteria for Accreditation.

The public is invited to submit comments regarding the college:

Public Comment on Missouri State University
The Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604-1411

The public may also submit comments on the Commission’s Web site at www.ncahlc.org.

Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of the institution or its academic programs. Comments must be in writing. All comments must be received by September 5, 2015.