天博体育官方app下载 Self-Study 2019
We are pleased to present the final 天博体育官方app下载 County Community College (SUNY Schenectady) 中间状态 Self-Study. The 中间状态 Self-Study Steering Committee and numerous working groups made up of constituents from around the campus community have completed a comprehensive self-study to examine the ways in which 天博体育官方app下载 meets the 中间状态 Commission on Higher Education 认可标准. As one of the final steps in the accreditation process, an External Review team will 参观校园. Members of the team will arrive on campus on Sunday, March 24 and conclude their visit with a report out to the college community on Wednesday, March 27.
Please familiarize yourselves with the document and the 认可标准 in order to prepare for participating in the visit.
中间状态 Commission on Higher Education
The 天博体育官方app下载 self-study will scrutinize how well:
- our programs and services accomplish our institutional priorities;
- we fulfill our mission; and
The self-study process began in 2016 and will culminate with an on-site visit of the MSCHE evaluation team in Spring 2019. The evaluation team will be made up of community college peers from outside the state who will review the findings and recommendations 我们的自学报告. The evaluation team will then make a recommendation to MSCHE 关于我们的认证状况.
- 中部州设计文件 (最终稿，2017年6月)
- Poster Presentation and MS Standards 问题
- Institutional Initiatives - Exploring Best Practices Forum (视频- 2018年1月8日)
- to advance institutional self-understanding and self-improvement
- to demonstrate to external audiences, such as the 中间状态 Commission on Higher Education, government regulatory agencies, and the public, that the institution meets the standards for accreditation
- to maintain eligibility to receive federal financial aid.
美国.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Council on Higher Education recognize MSCHE as one of six regional accreditation authorities. MSCHE认证机构 in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States.
MSCHE is "a voluntary, non-governmental association that defines, maintains, and promotes educational excellence across institutions with diverse missions, student populations, 和资源. It examines each institution as a whole, rather than specific programs 机构内部”(www.msche.org).
Accreditation is the process through which an external agency examines an institution and determines whether it meets established requirements and standards. 机构 自愿参与. Accreditation is important for our students because federal student aid is available only to students enrolled in accredited institutions.
Every ten years MSCHE mandates that its member institutions undergo a rigorous self-study process and write an extensive report on that process. This report is the foundational document for the MSCHE evaluation team's onsite visit.
A self-study report is a comprehensive review of a college's educational programs, institutional policies, and student services. 它是由学院组织的. 它决定了 how well a college meets its own mission and strategic goals, as measured against MSCHE's seven standards of accreditation and fifteen requirements of affiliation.
How Does the College Do the Self Study?
The college prepares a Design Document, which is the blueprint for the self-study. The Design Document includes goals for the self-study, questions that guide the research undertaken, documents that need be collected to address this research, institutional priorities, and a timetable for the self-study process.
Steering Committee Membership 2019
艾琳·亚伯拉罕, Associate 教授 of English
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|苏珊娜·亚当斯||Coordinator for ADA Transition Services|
|哈利中||Associate 教授 of Criminal Justice|
|Dr. 大卫Clickner||Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs|
|RaeEllen柯南道尔||Associate 教授 of Communications|
|苏珊Hatalsky||教授 of Hotel, Culinary Arts and Tourism|
|黎明琼斯||Assistant Director of 职业服务|
|萨曼莎Legere||Assistant Manager of Student Success and Coordinator of 奖学金|
|塞布丽娜McGinty||Assistant Vice President of Student Affairs|
|戴尔·米勒||Director of Institutional Research|
|约翰·奥康奈尔||Assistant 教授 of Hotel, Culinary Arts and Tourism|
|艾丽西亚·理查森||Associate 教授 of English and Academic Senate Chair|
|Dr. 安吉拉West-Davis||EOP总监 & 访问|