The Higher Learning Commission (HLC), a commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCAHLC)

230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500 
Chicago, Illinois 60604

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326

National Environmental Health Science and Protection Accreditation Council (EHAC)

POB 66057 
Burien, WA 98166 

National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)/Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

2010 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036-1023

The International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE)

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Lenexa, KS 66215

National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)

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Reston, VA 20190-5248

HLC Self-Study

Reports & Letters

Public Comment

Dickinson State University is seeking comments from the public about the University. This is in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency.

The University will host a visit on March 25-26, 2019, from a team of peer reviewers representing the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet HLC’s Criteria for Accreditation.

Dickinson State University has been accredited by HLC since 1949. 

Comments must be in writing and must address substantive matters related to the quality of the institution or its academic programs.

All comments must be received by February 1, 2019.

Submit comments to the HLC at or mail them to the following address:

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