State Licensing Authorities

Alabama

Alabama Commission on Higher Education
(334) 242-1998       (334) 242-0268

Alaska

Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education
(907) 465-2962       (907) 465-5316

Arizona

Arizona State Board for Private Post-secondary Education
(602) 542-5709       (602) 542-1253

Arkansas

Arkansas Department of Higher Education
Student Grievance Procedure
(501) 371-2000

Colorado

Colorado Department of Higher Education
Student Grievance Procedure
(303) 866-2723       (303) 866-4266

Connecticut

Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education
(860)947-1801

Delaware

Delaware Department of Education
(302) 735-4000       (302) 739-4654

Florida

Florida Department of Education
(850) 245-0505       (850) 245-9667

Idaho

Idaho Board of Education
(208) 334-2270       (208) 334-2632

Illinois

(217) 782-2551       (217) 782-8548

Iowa

Iowa College Student Aid Commission
(515) 725-3400       (515) 725-3401

Kansas

Board of Regents
Student Grievance Procedure
(785) 296-4917       (785) 296-7052

Kentucky

Kentucky Council on Post-secondary Education
Student Grievance Procedure
(502) 573-1555       (502) 573-1535

Louisiana

Louisiana Board of Regents
Student Grievance Procedure
(225) 342-4253       (225) 342-9318

Maine

Maine Department of Education
(207) 624-6600       (207) 624-6700

Maryland

Maryland Higher Education Commission
(410) 260-4500       (800) 974-0203

Massachusetts

Massachusetts Board of Higher Education
(617) 994-6950       (617) 727-0955

Michigan

Michigan Department of Energy, Labor & Economic Growth
Student Grievance Procedure
(517) 373-1820       (517) 373-2129

Minnesota

Minnesota Office of Higher Education
Student Grievance Procedure
(651) 642-0567       (651) 642-0675

Mississippi

Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation 
Student Grievance Procedure
(601) 432-6198       (601) 432-6225

Missouri

Missouri Department of Higher Education
(573) 751-2361       (573) 751-6635

Montana

Montana University System, Montana Board of Regents
(406) 444-6570

Nebraska

Nebraska Coordinating Commission for Post-secondary Education
(402) 471-2847       (402) 471-2886

Nevada

Nevada Commission on Post-secondary Education
(702) 486-7330       (702) 486-7340

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Post-secondary Education Commission
Student Grievance Procedure
(603) 271-3494

New Jersey

New Jersey Commission of Higher Education
Student Grievance Procedure
(609) 588-3226

New Mexico

New Mexico Higher Education Department
(505) 476-8400       (505) 476-8453

North Carolina

North Carolina Community College System, Office of Proprietary School Services
(919) 807-7146       (919) 807-7164

North Dakota

North Dakota State Board for Career and Technical Education
(701) 328-3180       (701) 328-1255

Ohio

Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools
(614) 466-2752       (614) 466-2219

Oklahoma

Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
Student Grievance Procedure
(405) 225-9100

Oklahoma Department of Education - Private and Career Schools Office
Student Grievance Procedure
(503) 947-5600       (503) 378-5156

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Department of Education, Division of Program Services
Student Grievance Procedure
(717) 783-6137       (717) 783-6139

Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Council on Higher Education
(787) 641-7100       (787) 641-2573

South Carolina

South Carolina Commission on Higher Education
Student Grievance Procedure
(803) 737-2260       (803) 737-2297

South Dakota

South Dakota Board of Regents
Student Grievance Procedure
(803) 737-2260       (803) 737-2297

Tennessee

Tennessee Education Commission
Student Grievance Procedure
(615) 741-3605       (615) 741-62307

Texas

Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
Student Grievance Procedure
(512) 427-6101

Utah

Utah Division of Consumer Protection
Student Grievance Procedure
(801) 530-6601       (801) 530-6001

Vermont

Vermont State Board of Education
Student Grievance Procedure
(802) 828-3135

Washington

Washington Student Achievement Council
Student Grievance Procedure
(360) 753-7869

Washington DC

Washington DC – Education Licensure Commission
(202) 442-4343       (202) 442-4465

West Virginia

West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission
(304) 558-4016

Wisconsin

Wisconsin Educational Approval Board
canderson@hepc.wvnet.edu (email)
(608) 266-1996       (608) 264-8477

Wyoming

Wyoming Department of Education
Student Grievance Procedure
(307) 777-5712

Dr. Sylvia Burgess
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
Cameron University
2800 W Gore Blvd
Lawton, OK 73505-6377
sylviab@cameron.edu
Fax: 580-581-2590