Online Graduate Programs

Amendments to State Authorization section of HEA

Summary of the Major Provisions of This Regulatory Action: The regulations would— 

• Require an institution offering distance education or correspondence courses to be authorized by each State in which the institution enrolls students, if such authorization is required by the State, in order to link State authorization of institutions offering distance education to institutional eligibility to participate in the title IV, HEA programs, including through a State authorization reciprocity agreement.

• Require an institution to document the State process for resolving complaints from students enrolled in programs offered through distance 

• Require that an institution provide public and individualized disclosures to enrolled and prospective students regarding its programs offered solely through distance education or correspondence courses. (p 92233) 

UNLV Graduate Programs (Per OE).

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