ERIC Number: ED439754
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999-Nov
Institutional Self Study, Wayne County Community College District, 1999-2000. Submitted to the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
Wayne County Community Coll., Detroit, MI.
This report presents the self-study conducted by Wayne County Community College District in preparation for its accreditation review, and contains a preface, 12 chapters, and appendices. Chapter one presents the history of the college, accreditation history, significant developments since 1992, responses to the previous North Central Association (NCA) visit in 1992, and responses to the previous NCA focused visit in 1997. Chapter two outlines the general institutional requirements for accreditation. Chapters three through ten discuss the ways in which the college has worked to meet the criteria established by the accrediting association. They are organized into the following areas: mission, governance, human resources, financial resources, physical resources, institutional effectiveness, planning, and integrity. Chapter eleven examines federal compliance with a look at credits, program length, and tuition, institutional compliance with the higher education reauthorization, advertising and recruitment material, and institutional accreditation. Chapter twelve presents the conclusions of this report, including comments, future challenges, and a request for continuing accreditation. Appendix A contains Basic Institutional Data Forms. Appendix B presents the Governance Handbook, while Appendix C puts forth Executive Summaries of Selected Surveys, including Personal Assessment of the College Environment (PACE), Community Survey 1998, and Faculty Inventory: The Seven Principles of Good Practice. (VWC)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wayne County Community Coll., Detroit, MI.