Academic Program Proposal

Date
Proposal
Activated
Institution
and
Proposal
Degree
Awarded
Academic
Program
Name
Objections
Received
Objection
Deadline
MHEC Final
Action
Final
Decision
Date
Chamberlain University
Proposal
Bachelor of Science Nursing (B.S.N)Nursing9/14/2018Authorized10/24/2018
Nursing Program Description
Chamberlain University (Chamberlain) has submitted a renewal application to continue to offer its previously approved program with clinical sites in Maryland. Chamberlain is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association and holds specialized accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). Chamberlain is a private-for-profit institution based out of Illinois registered as a foreign corporation in Maryland, and is in good standing.&nbsp; <br> <br>Chamberlain&#39;s application for renewal requested extended approval for five years. Per COMAR 13B.02.01.08C, &quot;C. Procedures to Apply for Approval for Extended Operation in Maryland. (1) During or after the fifth year of operation in Maryland and during any subsequent renewal cycle, an out-of-State institution may apply for approval to operate in Maryland for an extended period of time up to 5 years.&quot; Chamberlain&#39;s initial approval was issued in June 2014, making this the fourth year of operation.&nbsp; Chamberlain is not eligible for extended approval until its next renewal to operate in Maryland. <br> <br>Previously approved program: <br> <br>Bachelor of Science in Nursing <br>