Higher Learning Commission Wraps 3 Day Evaluation Visit At MSU
An accreditation review team from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) completed a 3 day site visit of *embattled Mountain State University (MSU) this week says acting MSU President Dr. Jerry Ice. Ice addressed MSU students and faculty at a forum on Wednesday telling them “You are a big credit in where we are in the success I want us to continue to have.” Ice took over the helm at MSU last month after President Charles Polk was fired by the board of trustees. MSU was ordered to show cause why accreditation should not be withheld.
The process leading up to a decision by the HLC, which will ultimately lead to the approval or denial of accreditation of MSU and the survival or potential demise of the institution is as follows: The HLC will submit a draft of its report to MSU by March 19. MSU will then be given until … (Continued...)