Proprietary educational institutions.

Authors: Senator James Banks, Senator Carlin Yoder, Senator Dennis Kruse

Co-authors: Senator Scott Schneider


Provides that a postsecondary proprietary educational institution that: (1) is domiciled and has its principal offices and the majority of its operations in Indiana; (2) provides an organized two year or longer program of collegiate level classes that are directly creditable toward a baccalaureate degree; and (3) is authorized to conduct business by the board for proprietary education and is accredited by a regional accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education; is an approved postsecondary educational institution for purposes of higher education awards and receives awards at the same level as state educational institutions. Makes corresponding changes to related sections.