Table A-2. Changes in the institution status: 2014–15

New institutions (8)
Calvin College
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Florida Polytechnic University
Keiser University, Fort Lauderdale
Lincoln Memorial University
Regis College
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Van Andel Institute
Merged Institutions (3)
Institution Merged Into
Southern Polytechnic State University Kennesaw State University
University of Texas at Brownsville, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
University of Texas-Pan American, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Changes in institution name (1)
2015 name 2014 name
Augusta University Georgia Regents University
Changed from a doctorate-granting to master's granting institution (2)
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Science
DeSales University
Changed from a master's-granting to doctorate-granting institution (5)
Pacific University
Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico
State University of New York Polytechnic Institute
University of Alaska Anchorage
William Carey University