Middle States Commission on Higher Education Self-Study Process

SUNY Oswego's accreditation was last reaffirmed by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) in 2017 after the college's submission of the Periodic Review Report. In fall 2019, SUNY Oswego began preparing for its MSCHE Self-Study, due in 2021-2022, following its successful 2012 Self-Study.  We encourage you to visit this site often as we work together as a college community to prepare our Self-Study.

Timetable: 2012-2022

Middle States Team Visit (April 1 to 4, 2012)
Initial Response to Visiting Team Report (April - May 2012)
MSCHE Action (June 2012)
Progress Report (April 1, 2014)
Periodic Review Report Submitted (May 17, 2017)
Virtual Self-Study Preparation Visit (November 2, 2020)
Next Self-Study Review: 2021 - 2022

Self-Study Preparation: Meetings to Date

Steering Committee Kick-off Meeting
Sept. 19, 2019

Standard VI Subcommittee Kick-Off Meeting
Oct. 2, 2019

Standard IV Subcommittee Kick-Off Meeting
Oct. 3, 2019

Standards I and II Subcommittee Kick-Off Meeting
Oct. 10, 2019

Standards III and V Subcommittee Kick-Off Meeting
Oct. 17, 2019

Steering Committee Meeting #2 and Standard VII Meeting #1
Nov. 8, 2019

Standard IV Subcommittee Meeting #2
Nov. 13, 2019

Standards I and II Subcommittee Meeting #2
Nov. 14, 2019

Standard VI Subcommittee Meeting #2
Nov. 15, 2019

Standards III and V Subcommittee Meeting #2
Nov. 21, 2019

Steering Committee Meeting #3
Feb. 4, 2020

Standard VI Subcommittee Meeting #3
March 12, 2020

Standards III and V Subcommittee Meeting #3
March 13, 2020

Standards I and II Subcommittee Meeting #3
March 24, 2020

Standard VII Meeting #2
March 26, 2020

Standard IV Subcommittee Meeting #3
March 27, 2020

Steering Committee Meeting #4
Sept. 29, 2020

Standard VI Meeting #4
Oct. 13, 2020

Standard IV Meeting #4
Oct. 14, 2020

Standards III and V Meeting #4
Oct. 20, 2020

Standards I and II Meeting #4
Oct. 22, 2020

Standard VII Meeting #3
Oct. 27, 2020

Self-Study Committee Members

Steering Committee Members
President Deborah Stanley
Provost Scott Furlong
Richard Back
Amy Bartell
Nichole Brown
Mary Canale
Bill Canning
Dean Crawford
Sharon Cromie
Ebony Dixon
Kristi Eck
Deborah Furlong
Victoria Furlong
Lisa Glidden
Mark Hardy
Jerri Howland
Katherine Jones
Rodmon King
Nick Lyons
Jill Pippin
Liz Schmitt
Mary Toale

Mission and Goals (Standard I) & Ethics and Integrity (Standard II) Subcommittee
William Bowers
Mary Canale
Bill Canning
Nancy Concadoro
Sharon Cromie
Mitch Fields
Deborah Furlong
Rodmon King - subcommittee chair
Amy Plotner
Ritu Radhakrishnan
Liz Schmitt (2019-2020)
Mary Toale
Wayne Westervelt

Design & Delivery of the Student Learning Experience (Standard III) & Educational Effectiveness Assessment (Standard V) Subcommittee
Michelle Bandla
Nichole Brown - subcommittee chair
Patricia Clark
Karol Cooper
Kristin Croyle
Kristen Eichhorn
Kathy Evans
Candis Haak
Marianne Hromalik
Roberta Hurtado
Trevor Jorgensen
John Kane
Greg Ketcham
Raihan Khan
Prabaker Kothandaraman
Chris LaLonde
Josh McKeown
Pam Michel
Rameen Mohammadi
Joanne O'Toole
Jill Pippin
Mary Ann Preston
Julie Pretzat
Mary Tone Rodgers
Michelle Thornton
Sarah Weisman

Support of the Student Experience (Standard IV) Subcommittee
Lizette Alvarado
Rodrick Andrews
Michelle Bandla
Reg Braggs
Mallory Bower
Shaun Crisler
Liz Droz
Lisa Evaneski
Tiphanie Gonzalez
Ed Gosek
Craig Green
Alla Gul
Kelsey Gillett
Jennie Hoffman
Jerri Howland - subcommittee chair
Christy Huynh
Laura Kelly
Jennifer Knapp
Corie Kohlbach
Jerret LeMay
Gary Morris
Michael Paestella
Alexis Pinero-Benson
Jill Pippin
Daniel Roberts
Laura Spenceley
Francisco Suarez
Eric Summers
Casey Towne
Joey Tse
Mihoko Tsutsumi
Katherine Wolfe-Lyga

Planning Resources and Institutional Improvement (Standard VI) Subcommittee
Sarah Bonzo
Pam Caraccioli
Mitch Fields
Deborah Furlong
Vicki Furlong - subcommittee chair
Lisa Glidden
Jennifer Hill
Jerri Howland
Nick Lyons
Sean Moriarty
Mark Slayton

Governance, Leadership and Administration (Standard VII) Subcommittee
President Deborah Stanley
Richard Back
Nichole Brown
Mary Canale
Bill Canning
Sharon Cromie
Kristi Eck
Deborah Furlong
Scott Furlong
Victoria Furlong
Lisa Glidden - subcommittee chair (2019-2020)
Jerri Howland
Rodmon King
Nick Lyons
Jill Pippin
Liz Schmitt - subcommittee chair (2020-2021)
Mary Toale


For further information about the Self-Study, please contact SUNY Oswego's Self-Study Co-Chairs: Rick Back, Associate Professor, Biological Sciences and Kristi Eck, Chief of Staff.