Contact: Katryn Conlin, Communications Director
For Immediate Release
Minnesota State College Southeast seeks public comments in preparation for fall HLC visit
Winona and Red Wing, MN (July 28, 2016)-- In preparation for a visit by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) this fall, Minnesota State College Southeast is seeking comments from the public about the college. All comments must be received by October 7, 2016.
MSC Southeast will host a visit November 7–9, 2016, with a team representing the Higher Learning Commission, its regional accrediting agency.
Minnesota State College Southeast has been accredited by HLC since 1995. The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet HLC's Criteria for Accreditation.
The public is invited to submit comments regarding the college to the following address:
Public Comment on Minnesota State College Southeast
Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604-1411
The public may also submit comments on HLC's website at www.hlcommission.org/comment.
Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of the institution or its academic programs. Comments must be in writing and must be received by October 7, 2016.
About Minnesota State College Southeast
Minnesota State College Southeast is a two-year technical and community college that prepares students for a lifetime of learning by providing education for employment, skill enhancement, retraining, and transfer, to meet the needs of students and the community. The Winona campus opened in 1949, merging with the Red Wing campus in 1992 and updating its name to Minnesota State College Southeast in 2016 with the change of mission to offer both technical training and the associate of arts degree. Minnesota State College Southeast is a member of Minnesota State. For more information, visit www.southeastmn.edu.