To be fully
accreditied we must provide evidence we meet the five criteria:
One: Mission and Integrity. The organization operates with integrity to ensure the
fulfillment of its mission
through structures and processes that involve the board,administration, faculty, staff,
Two: Preparing for the Future. The organization’s allocation of
resources and its processes for evaluation and planning demonstrate its
capacity to fulfill its mission, improve the quality of its education,
and respond to future challenges and opportunities.
Three: Student Learning and Effective Teaching.
The organization provides evidence of student learning and
teaching effectiveness that demonstrates it is fulfilling its
Acquisition, Discovery, and Application
of Knowledge. The organization promotes a life of learning
for its faculty, administration, staff, and students by fostering
and supporting inquiry, creativity, practice, and social
responsibility in ways consistent with its mission.
Five: Engagement and Service. As called for by its
mission, the organization identifies its constituencies and
serves them in ways both value.
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