State Regulator FAQs V2
NASASPS has compiled a list of FAQs state regulators receive regarding the authorization and regulation of postsecondary institutions. These questions and their responses have been categorized into a searchable resource for NASASPS members.
Please note that the information provided in this FAQ resource is updated on an on-going basis as state regulators submit changes for their state. If you have a question about the accuracy of the information provided for a particular state, please contact its regulator directly.
Student Complaints FAQs
・Agency/division's student complaint process
Agency Oversight & Exemptions FAQs
・Agency/division's applicable statute and rules/regulations
・Types of regulated institutions
・List of exemptions to authorization
Organizational Structure FAQs
・Number of positions within agency/division that regulate private postsecondary institutions
・How is agency/division funded?
・Agency/division's fee structure
・Does agency/division conduct review of new programs?
School Closures & Academic Records FAQs
・Require institutions to follow specific procedures and/or provide obligatory information to agency when they close?
・Does agency/division maintain records from closed schools?
・requirements for maintenance and procedures for records requests?
Surety Bonds & Tuition Protection FAQs
・Does agency/division require authorized institutions hold a surety bond?
・Does agency/division require authorized institutions contribute toward a student tuition protection fund?
・For what purposes may surety bonds/tuition protection funds be used (e.g. student records, tuition refund, teach out, etc.)?
Click the link below to download a spreadsheet of all the State Regulator FAQs
FAQs – Complete List