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Academic Services

Accreditation Information

Accreditation Time-Line - Tentative Schedule

Summer 2007:      

Fall 2007

Aug 16 -- flex day


Aug/Sept- Focus groups

Sept 21- WASC training for Steering Committee and Chairs

Sept- Faculty and staff sign-up for Standard Committee teams

Oct – type up Focus groups report

Early Oct- print surveys

Mid Oct- Launch Surveys (Student and Staff)

Nov- scan/correct surveys

Dec- Town Hall meeting

Spring 2008

            Feb 14 – Flex day

            Feb – April:  Complete 1st Draft and post on WIKI for open comments

April 28-May 19: Complete 2nd Draft

Summer 2008           

Fall 2008           

Aug- Flex-day:   Training to edit 3rd draft- emphasis on Planning Agendas

October:  Campus reviews and comments on 3rd draft, using WIKI.

October/November: Expert reviews (administrators and assigned faculty w/ stipend)

October: Themes completed and posted

            Nov/Dec- Drafts to Mike as completed

            Dec 1-5- Focus groups on each standard           

Spring 2009

            Jan – Meeting with graphic designer

            Jan 30 Comprehensive draft completed

            Feb- Comprehensive draft to College Council

Feb-April- Draft to Board of Trustees? (Ask D.P. how she thinks this will work)

Feb- Re-run Staff Survey on key variables

March- run staff data from F2007 and Sp2009


June – submit Self Study to WASC (must be submitted by July 1, 2009)

Fall 2009

Site Visit


Office of the Vice President Academic Services

David M. Johnson, Ph.D.
Interim VP

Carolyn Y. Scott
Executive Assistant

Andrea Migliaccio
Curriculum & Scheduling Specialist

Madeline Wiest
Curriculum & SLO Specialist