Kent State Online

Student Grievance Contact Information for Individual States

For Non-Ohio Residents enrolled in Kent State Online Programs and Courses

All Kent State University distance education students should attempt to resolve complaints with the University before they contact their respective state agency. The Kent State University Policy Register entry on “Administrative policy and procedure for student academic complaint” describes the appropriate procedures. The Kent State University Office of Student Ombuds also provides information and assistance related to university policy, complaints, and grievances.

ALABAMA
Alabama Commission on Higher Education
Telephone: (334) 242-1998
Fax: (334) 242-0268
ALASKA
Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education
Telephone: (907) 465-2962
Fax: (907) 465-5316
ARIZONA
Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education
Telephone: (602) 542-5709
Fax: (602) 542-1253
ARKANSAS
Arkansas Department of Higher Education
Telephone: (501) 371-2000
ADHE_Info@adhe.edu
CALIFORNIA
Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
Telephone: (916) 431-6959
Fax: (916) 263-1895
COLORADO
Colorado Department of Higher Education
Telephone: (303) 866-2723
Fax: (303) 866-4266
CONNECTICUT
Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education
Telephone: (860)947-1801
webmaster@ctdhe.org
DELAWARE
Delaware Department of Education
Telephone: (302) 735-4000
Fax: (302) 739-4654
FLORIDA
Florida Department of Education
Telephone: (850) 245-0505
Fax: (850) 245-9667
GEORGIA
Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission
Telephone: 770-414-3300
Fax: 770-414-3309
HAWAII
Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
Telephone: (808) 933-0910
Fax: (808) 933-8845
IDAHO
Idaho Board of Education
Telephone: (208) 334-2270
Fax: (208) 334-2632
ILLINOIS
Illinois Board of Higher Education
Telephone: (217) 782-2551
Fax: (217) 782-8548
INDIANA
Indiana Commission on Proprietary Education
Telephone: (317) 232-1320
Fax: (317) 233-4219
IOWA
Iowa College Student Aid Commission
Telephone: (515) 725-3400
Fax: (515) 725-3401
KANSAS
Kansas Board of Regents
Telephone: (785) 296-4917
Fax: (785) 296-7052
KENTUCKY
Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education
Telephone: (502) 573-1555
Fax: (502) 573-1535
LOUISIANA
Louisiana Board of Regents
Telephone: (225) 342-4253
Fax: (225) 342-9318
MAINE
Maine Department of Education
Telephone: (207) 624-6600
Fax: (207) 624-6700
MARYLAND
Maryland Higher Education Commission
Telephone: (410) 260-4500
Fax: (800) 974-0203
MASSACHUSETTS
Massachusetts Board of Higher Education
Telephone: (617) 994-6950
Fax: (617) 727-0955
MICHIGAN
Michigan Department of Energy, Labor & Economic Growth
Telephone: (517) 373-1820
Fax: (517) 373-2129
MINNESOTA
Minnesota Office of Higher Education
Telephone: (651) 642-0567
Fax: (651) 642-0675
MISSISSIPPI
Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation
Telephone: (601) 432-6198
Fax: (601) 432-6225
MISSOURI
Missouri Department of Higher Education
Telephone: (573) 751-2361
Fax: (573) 751-6635
MONTANA
Montana University System, Montana Board of Regents
Telephone: (406) 444-6570
emorrison@montana.edu
NEBRASKA
Nebraska Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education
Telephone: (402) 471-2847
Fax: (402) 471-2886
NEVADA
Nevada Commission on Postsecondary Education
Telephone: (702) 486-7330
Fax: (702) 486-7340
NEW HAMPSHIRE
New Hampshire Postsecondary Education Commission
Telephone: (603) 271-3494
patricia.moquin@pec.state.nh.us
NEW JERSEY
New Jersey Commission on Higher Education
Telephone: 1 (609) 588-3226
nj_che@che.state.nj.us
NEW MEXICO
New Mexico Higher Education Department
Telephone: (505) 476-8400
Fax: (505) 476-8453
NEW YORK
Office of College and University Evaluation
Telephone: (518) 474-2593
Fax: (518) 486-2779
NORTH CAROLINA
NORTH DAKOTA
North Dakota State Board for Career and Technical Education
Telephone: (701) 328-3180
Fax: (701) 328-1255
OHIO
Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools
Telephone: (614) 466-2752
Fax: (614) 466-2219
OKLAHOMA
Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
Telephone: (405) 225-9100
communicationsdepartment@osrhe.edu
OREGON
Department of Education – Private and Career Schools Office
Telephone: (503) 947-5600
Fax: (503) 378-5156
PENNSYLVANIA
Pennsylvania Department of Education, Division of Program Services
Telephone: (717) 783-6137
Fax: (717) 783-6139
PUERTO RICO
Puerto Rico Council on Higher Education
Telephone: (787) 641-7100
Fax: (787) 641-2573
RHODE ISLAND
Rhode Island Board of Governors for Higher Education
Telephone: (401) 456-6008
dgrossman-garber@ribghe.org
SOUTH CAROLINA
South Carolina Commission on Higher Education
Telephone: (803) 737-2260
Fax: (803) 737-2297
SOUTH DAKOTA
South Dakota Board of Regents
Telephone: (605) 773-3455
TENNESSEE
Tennessee Higher Education Commission
Telephone: (615) 741-3605
Fax: (615)741-6230
TEXAS
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
Telephone: (512) 427-6101
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UTAH
Utah Division of Consumer Protection
Telephone: (801) 530-6601
Fax: (801) 530-6001
VERMONT
Vermont State Board of Education
Telephone: (802) 828-3135
DOE-EdInfo@state.vt.us
WASHINGTON
Washington Higher Education Coordinating Board
Telephone: (360) 753-7869
DAinfo@hecb.wa.gov
WASHINGTON, D.C.
Washington, D.C. – Education Licensure Commission
Telephone: (202) 442-4343
Alternative Telephone: (202) 442-4465
WEST VIRGINIA
West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission
Telephone: (304) 558-4016
canderson@hepc.wvnet.edu
WISCONSIN
Wisconsin Educational Approval Board
Telephone: (608) 266-1996
Fax: (608) 264-8477
WYOMING
Wyoming Department of Education
Telephone: (307) 777-5712
samantha.mills@wyo.gov