Accreditation and Approvals

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Long Island Business Institute is accredited by New York State Education Department and by ACICS

The Long Island Business Institute is authorized by the New York State Board of Regents to confer Associate of Occupational Studies (A.O.S.) Degrees. All degree and certificate programs are registered with the State Education Department. The contact information is as follows:

New York State Education Department
Office of College and University Evaluation
89 Washington Avenue, 960 EBA
Albany, NY 12234
Phone: 518.474.1551
http://www.highered.nysed.gov/ocue/

LIBI’s Court Reporting Programs are approved by the National Court Reporters Association. The contact information is as follows:

National Court Reporters Association
12030 Sunrise Valley Drive
Suite 400
Reston, VA 20191
Phone: 800.272.6272
Fax 703.391.0629
www.ncra.org

Long Island Business Institute is accredited by the New York State Board of Regents & Commissioner of Education. The Board of Regents granted initial institutional accreditation to Long Island Business Institute (LIBI) on June 12, 2018.

If any student has a complaint relating to LIBI’s Title IV eligibility, administration of the Title IV programs, the quality of education received at LIBI, or otherwise relating to the accreditation standards of the NYS Board of Regents & Commissioner of Education they can submit that complaint to the Office of the President of LIBI (LIBIpresident@libi.edu) or any of the following entities:

For a complaint about state student financial aid matters, contact the Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC) Customer Communications Center at 1-888-NYS-HESC.
A complaint of consumer fraud on the part of the institution should be directed to the Office of the New York State Attorney General, Justice Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12223.
Please click on the following link for information about college accreditation changes. https://blog.ed.gov/2016/06/college-accreditation-changes-mean-students/