Academic Programs and Review Process

Effective March 17, 2020: As it pertains to academic program and institutional approval, MHEC is only accepting electronic submissions at this time. Submissions sent via USPS or other mail carriers will have delay in processing. This will remain in effect until the State of Emergency declared by Governor Larry Hogan is lifted.

IMPORTANT NOTICE​Under Governor Larry Hogan's declaration of a state of emergency in Maryland due to the coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic, deadlines related to MHEC's review of academic program proposals and the Commission's review of decisions are extended.  Please review the notice of this suspension.  While the deadlines for academic program review are extended, MHEC will continue to review academic program proposals during this time.​