Daemen College is approved by the New York State Education Department (NYSED) for participation in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. The National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements, commonly known as SARA, provides a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education.  For more information about SARA, visit their website at https://nc-sara.org/

Complaint Policies and Procedures

If you have any complaints or concerns about distance education courses as regulated by SARA, please first follow our institutional complaint guidelines

If you are unable to reach a suitable resolution through institutional channels for complaints or concerns about distance education courses regulated through SARA, please visit the SARA website for further options.

Professional Licensure and Certification Requirements

Institutions providing distance education are required to identify programs that lead to licensure or certification and provide information about requirements. Requirements can vary by profession and state. Prospective and current students are encouraged to research the requirements in their current or intended state of residence to ensure that their intended enrollment in a program will meet the requirements of their state’s licensing agency. For more information about licensure requirements associated with specific programs at Daemen College, please contact the appropriate program office. A list of academic programs can be found on our Daemen Academics webpage.