Connecticut State Authorization Status

Marian University is currently authorized to offer courses and degrees to residents of Connecticut

updated by Jennifer Hendryx (June 25, 2014)
maintained by Tina Caves 
Date of Communication Supporting Documentation Notes
May 14, 2014   Authorized - No Further Action Required
Marian University does not have a physical presence in Connecticut, therefore no licensure is required at this time.
May 14, 2014 
Letter received from Patricia Santoro
Letter from Patricia Santoro State Authorization Requirements
"Section 10a-34-24 of the Connecticut Regulations for Licensure and Accreditation of Institutions and Programs of Higher Learning states requirements for out of state institutions:

Section 10a-34-24. Programs Offered by Out-of-State Institutions.
(a) Eligibility. Any institution with a physical presence in the state shall be subject to the requirements of the Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies. To be eligible for licensure to operate a program in Connecticut, an institution chartered or incorporated in another state must be fully accredited by a nationally recognized regional accrediting association and legally authorized to operate as an institution of higher learning and confer degrees in its home state.

(b) Licensure requirements. The institution shall be required to demonstrate compliance with all applicable procedures and standards in Sections 10a-34-9 through 10a-34-24, inclusive, of the Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies as they apply to the program(s) to be offered in Connecticut. In addition, there shall be qualified on-site administrative staff responsible for the overall administrative operation of all educational activities, to include instruction, counseling, advising, library services and maintenance of academic records." 
May 8, 2014 
Called Amy King and followed up with an email.
Follow-up email to Amy King

April 7, 2014
Email sent to Patricia Santoro to verify state authorization requirements
Initial inquiry email for Connecticut  
May 2013
Survey conducted by SHEEO
Connecticut SHEEO Inventory State Higher Education Executive Officers Association (SHEEO) conducted a survey of all states to help identify state requirements, contact persons, and other helpful information regarding state authorization.

Fun Fact

There are 324 cups in the cafeteria (Source: Sodexo Dining Services).

Campus Info

Marian University
45 S. National Ave.
Fond du Lac, WI 54935-4699


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