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Sojourner-Douglass College loses bid to keep accreditation
Sojourner-Douglass College loses bid to keep accreditation

Sojourner-Douglass College has lost its appeal to reclaim accreditation, and state officials said Thursday they would assist the troubled Baltimore-based school in helping students transfer to other institutions. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education said a review panel unanimously upheld last week the commission's November decision to strip the school of its certification. The decision is effective June 30, allowing current students to complete the academic year. The commission cited inadequate financial resources in revoking the accreditation. Sojourner-Douglass has grappled with dwindling enrollments, and this month closed its satellite campus in Edgewater. Jennie...

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