Accrediting Commission Grants Extension to Paine College to Make Appeal

Posted by painewebmaster | 08/3/2016 13:29 PM

Dr. Samuel Sullivan, President of Paine College, announced that the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) granted a 30-day extension to the College to appeal the decision of the SACSCOC Board to remove Paine from membership.
 
Paine College Administration and members of the Board of Trustees will appear before the SACSCOC Appeals Committee on September 12 or 13, 2016. During the appeal process, Paine College remains accredited.
 
College officials will continue to keep the public informed throughout the appeal process.  Frequently asked questions and responses regarding Paine College’s accreditation and appeal status can be found at www.paine.edu.
 
For more information about Paine College, contact the Office of Communications and Marketing at 706.821.8233, or email: Tjwilliams@paine.edu.