Contact Information For Filing Complaints

Pursuant to the federal regulations of October 29, 2010, institutions of higher education are required to provide contact information for each state in which students who enroll with Franklin University may reside. The following list provides contacts for each state.
 

ALABAMA Alabama Department of Postsecondary Education Private School Licensure Division
http://www.accs.cc/complaintform.aspx
ALASKA Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education
http://acpe.alaska.gov/EDUCATOR-SCHOOL/Postsecondary_Institutions/Consumer_Protection
ARIZONA Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education
http://azppse.state.az.us/student_info/compliance.asp
ARKANSAS Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board
http://www.adhe.edu/SiteCollectionDocuments/AcademicAffairsDivision/ICAC%20Rules%20and%20Regulations/APPENDIXJ.pdf
CALIFORNIA California Department of Consumer Affairs Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
Online Complaint Form: http://www.dca.ca.gov/online_services/complaints/citizen_complaint.shtml
COLORADO Colorado Department of Higher Education
http://highered.colorado.gov/Academics/Complaints/default.html
CONNECTICUT Connecticut Office of Higher Education
http://www.ctohe.org/StudentComplaints.shtml
DELAWARE Delaware Department of Education
Teacher and Administrator Quality
John W. Collette Resource Center
35 Commerce Way
Dover, DE 19904
http://www.doe.k12.de.us/dgihe/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent of Education
http://www.fldoe.org/cie/complaint.asp
FLORIDA Florida Department of Education Commission for Independent Education
http://www.fldoe.org/cie/complaint.asp
GEORGIA Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commissionhttp://www.gnpec.org/forms/pdf%20files/ComplaintProcess.pdf
HAWAII Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
http://hawaii.gov/dcca/ocp/consumer_complaint
IDAHO Idaho State Board of Education
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0037
board@osbe.idaho.gov
ILLINOIS Illinois State Board of Education
http://www.ibhe.state.il.us/consumerinfo/complaint.htm
INDIANA Indiana Board for Proprietary Education
http://www.in.gov/cpe/2329.htm
IOWA Iowa College Student Aid Commission
http://www.iowacollegeaid.gov/constituentrequest.asp
KANSAS Kansas Board of Regents
http://www.kansasregents.org/resources/PDF/524-ComplaintProcedureandForm.pdf
KENTUCKY Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education
http://cpe.ky.gov/forstudents/consumercomplaints/
LOUISIANA

State of Louisiana Board of Regents
Physical Address:
1201 N. Third St., Suite 6-200
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Phone: (225) 342-4253
Fax: (225) 342-9318 or 6926

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 3677
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-3677

MAINE Maine Department of Education
Office of Higher Education
23 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333
MARYLAND Maryland Higher Education Commission
http://mhec.maryland.gov/career/pcs/gripe.asp
MASSACHUSETTS Massachusetts Department of Higher Education
http://www.mass.edu/forstudents/complaints/complaintform.asp
MICHIGAN Michigan Proprietary Schools
http://www.michiganps.net/complaint.aspx
MINNESOTA Minnesota Office of Higher Education
http://www.ohe.state.mn.us/mPg.cfm?pageID=1078
MISSISSIPPI Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation
http://www.mississippi.edu/mcca/downloads/studentcomplaintform.pdf
MISSOURI Missouri Department of Higher Education
http://www.dhe.mo.gov/contactus.php
MONTANA Montana Board of Regents
http://www.mus.edu/MUS-statement-of-complaint-process.asp
NEBRASKA Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education
http://www.ago.ne.gov/complaint
NEVADA Nevada Commission on Postsecondary Education
http://www.cpe.state.nv.us/CPE%20Complaint%20Info.htm
NEW HAMPSHIRE New Hampshire Postsecondary Education Commission
http://www.education.nh.gov/highered/compliance-allegation.htm
NEW JERSEY New Jersey Commission on Higher Education
http://www.state.nj.us/highereducation/
NEW MEXICO New Mexico Higher Education Department
http://www.hed.state.nm.us/Complaints.aspx
NEW YORK New York State Education Department
Office of College and University Evaluation
http://www.highered.nysed.gov/ocue/spr/COMPLAINTFORMINFO.html
NORTH CAROLINA Post-Secondary Education Complaints
c/o Assistant Director of Licensure and Workforce Studies
University of North Carolina General Administration
910 Raleigh Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27515-2688
(919) 962-4558
Email: studentcomplaint@northcarolina.edu
http://www.northcarolina.edu/aa_planning/licensure/resources.htm
NORTH DAKOTA Office of Attorney General
Consumer Protection & Antitrust Division
Gateway Professional Center
1050 East Interstate Ave. Suite. 200
Bismarck, ND 58503-5574
(701)328-5570
OHIO Ohio Attorney General
http://www.ohioattorneygeneral.gov/about-ag/file-a-complaint.aspx
OKLAHOMA Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
http://www.okhighered.org/current-college-students/complaints.shtml
OREGON Oregon Office of Degree Authorization
http://www.osac.state.or.us/oda
PENNSYLVANIA Pennsylvania Department of Education, Office of Postsecondary and Higher Education
http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/higher_education/8711/complaint_procedure/1004474
RHODE ISLAND Rhode Island Board of Governors for Higher
Education
http://www.ribghe.org/pdfs/BOGStudentComplaintProcessII011012.pdf
SOUTH CAROLINA South Carolina Commission on Higher Education
Nonpublic Postsecondary Institution Licensing
http://www.che.sc.gov/AcademicAffairs/License/Complaint_procedures_and_form.pdf
SOUTH DAKOTA South Dakota Board of Regents
http://www.sdbor.edu
TENNESSEE Tennessee Higher Education Commission
Division of Postsecondary School Authorization
http://www.tn.gov/thec/Divisions/LRA/PostsecondaryAuth/Complaint%20Form.rtf
TEXAS Texas Workforce Commission’s Career School Section
Phone: 512.936.3100
http://www.twc.state.tx.us/svcs/propschools/career-schools-colleges.html
UTAH Utah Division of Consumer Protection
http://consumerprotection.utah.gov/complaints/index.html
VERMONT Vermont Agency of Education
Cathy Hilgendorf
Postsecondary Approval Coordinator
120 State Street
Montpelier, VT 06620
802-828-5402
cathy.hilgendorf@state.vt.us
VIRGINIA State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
http://www.schev.edu/forms/StudentComplaintInformation.pdf
WASHINGTON Washington Student Achievement Council
Karen Oelschlager
Program Administrator
P.O. Box 43430
Olympia, WA 98504-3430
360-753-7869
kareno@wsac.wa.gov
WEST VIRGINIA West Virginia Higher Education Commission
http://www.wvago.gov/publicresource.cfm
WISCONSIN Wisconsin Educational Approval Board
http://eab.state.wi.us/resources/complaint.asp
WYOMING Wyoming Department of Education
http://edu.wyoming.gov/Programs/schools/private_school_licensing.aspx

 

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