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Currently or Previously Affiliated Institutions - 04/25/2014

The directory of institutions provides information on institutions accredited by the Commission, those holding candidate for accreditation status, and those that previously held status, but have since closed, merged, or had their status withdrawn. It includes the Statement of Affiliation Status and Organizational Profile for each currently accredited and candidate institution, any Public Disclosure Notices that have been issued, and the most recent action letters from reaffirmations of accreditation occurring after June 2013.


Information provided on the Statement of Affiliation Status reflects the most recent actions of the Commission. The Commission has a multi-level decision process. Any institutional changes that are currently under review are not made public until final action has been taken.

**During the transition to the new Pathways model for reaffirmation of accreditation, some scheduled events are not displayed on this version of the Statement of Affiliation Status. Institutions can refer to the transition maps in the Open and Standard Pathways booklets for the timing of reviews. Institutions that have questions about other scheduled events should contact their HLC staff liaison.**

Davenport University


6191 Kraft Avenue SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512-9396
(616) 698-7111 (Main Phone)

http://www.davenport.edu

Statement of Affiliation Status Click here for definitions...


Chief Executive Officer: Dr. Richard J. Pappas, President
Name change notes: Davenport College of Business to Davenport University-Western Region (3/1/2000)
HLC Institution ID: 1782
Current Accreditation Status: Accredited
Candidacy Date(s): 07/24/1970 - 03/30/1976
Pre-accreditation notes: Pre-accreditation status: Correspondent (1970)

Recognized Candidate for Accreditation (1973)

Candidate for Accreditation under new policy (1973)

Accreditation Date(s): 03/31/1976


Summary of Commission Review

Historical notes: Davenport University includes the formerly separately-accredited institutions: Davenport University-Central Region (Midland, MI), first accredited in 1993; Davenport University-Eastern Region (Dearborn, MI), first accredited in 1986; and Davenport University-Western Region (Grand Rapids, MI), first accredited in 1976. (merged in 2003). ;

Last Reaffirmation of Accreditation: 2004 - 2005

Next Reaffirmation of Accreditation: 2013 - 2014

Last Date of Information Change: 04/16/2014

Control: Private NFP
Degrees Awarded (details below): Certificate, Associates, Bachelors, Masters


Stipulations on Affiliation Status:

Degree offerings are limited to the Associate of Business Administration, Associate of Applied Science, and Associate of Science; the Bachelor of Applied Science, Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing; the Master of Business Administration, the Master of Science in Occupational Therapy, the Master of Public Health, the Master of Science in Nursing, and the Master of Science in Information Assurance at sites in Grand Rapids-WA Lettinga campus, Dearborn, Warren, Midland, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Holland, MI and online.
Approval of New Degree Locations:
Prior Commission approval required.
Approval of Distance and Correspondence Courses and Programs:
The institution has been approved under Commission policy to offer up to 100% of its total degree programs through distance education. The processes for expanding distance education are defined in other Commission documents.


Organizational Profile Click here for definitions...

Enrollment Headcount (last updated: 08/17/2013)
  Full-Time                       Part-Time
Undergraduate: 2,682   5,691
Graduate: 93   2,231
Dual enrollment (high school) programs:   442  



Degree Programs (last updated: 08/17/2013)
  Programs Offered   Degrees Awarded in Last Reported Year
Associate Degrees 11   465
Bachelors Degrees 27   1,186
Masters Degrees 11   331
Specialist Degrees 0   0
Doctoral Degrees 0   0
 
Certificate Programs (last updated: 08/17/2013)
  Programs Offered   Certificates Awarded in Last Reported Year
Certificates 17   243


Off-Campus Activities (last updated: 10/16/2013)

In-State:   Campuses:   Battle Creek - Battle Creek, MI; Flint - Flint, MI; Holland - Holland, MI; Kalamazoo - Kalamazoo, MI; Lansing Campus - Lansing, MI; Livonia - Livonia, MI; Midland - Midland, MI; Saginaw - Saginaw, MI; Warren - Warren, MI;
         
    Additional Locations:   State of Michigan Department of Treasury - Dimondale, MI; The Downtown Center - Grand Rapids, MI; Traverse City - Traverse City, MI;
         
Out-of-State:   Campuses:   None.
         
    Additional Locations:   None.
         
Out-of-U.S.:   Campuses:   None.
         
    Additional Locations:   None.