The Daniel Morgan Graduate School of National Security (DMGS)
Accreditation Statement

Daniel Morgan Graduate School of National Security (DMGS) is a Candidate for Accreditation by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pa., 19104 (267-284-5000). Candidate for Accreditation status was granted to the DMGS on November 17, 2016.

Candidate for Accreditation is a status of affiliation with a regional accrediting commission which indicates that an institution has achieved initial recognition and is progressing toward, but is not assured of, accreditation. It has provided evidence of sound planning, appears to have the resources to implement the plans, and appears to have the potential for reaching its goals within a reasonable time.

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Completion and Graduation Rate Information

The Daniel Morgan Graduate School of National Security (DMGS) is a new not-for-profit graduate school commencing its first academic year 2015-2016. The Master of Arts degree requires thirty (30) semester credit hours.

Since it’s foundation, DMGS has had a total of 14 graduates. Our school celebrated its first MA graduate at the conclusion of the 2017 Fall Semester. On May 20, 2018, our first commencement ceremony was held and seven (7) MA degrees were conferred.

Academic Programs

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Student Complaints

Students with concerns should contact the Director of Student Services to review the situation and review options. Also, below is information about how students can have a complaint reviewed within DMGS:

Full information is available in the Student Handbook on pages 21-27.

STUDENT CODE OF CONDUCT

STUDENT REPORTING PROCEDURES

INVESTIGATION PROCEDURE

HEARING PROCEDURE

DISCIPLINARY ACTION

APPEALS

ROLE OF DMGS DIRECTOR OF STUDENT SERVICES

ACCESS TO THE CAMPUS

DMGS ACCESS CARD

MEDICAL EMERGENCIES

DMGS WEAPONS POLICY

Students may file a complaint with Daniel Morgan Graduate School’s licensing authority which is the Higher Education Licensure Commission.  https://osse.dc.gov/service/higher-education-licensure-commission-helc-public-complaints.

Retention and Graduation Rates