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
Reston, VA 20191
Fax 703.391.0629 www.ncra.org
As of December 12, 2016, our accreditor, Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), is no longer recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Long Island Business Institute has 18 months following the loss of our accreditation to find a new accrediting agency to maintain eligibility to receive funds under the Title IV, HEA programs. If LIBI does not obtain accreditation within that 18 month period, which ends June 12, 2018, our school will no longer be eligible to receive funds under Title IV, HEA programs.
Long Island Business Institute is seeking accreditation with the following institutions:
The Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET).
New York State Board of Regents and Commissioner of Education.
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 ACICS 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.