ERIC Number: ED458913
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Mission College Institutional Self-Study in Support of Reaffirmation of Accreditation.
Mission Coll., Santa Clara, CA.
This is a self-study designed to represent accurately the strengths, challenges, and potential of Mission College (California). The study outlines 10 institutional standards: (1) institutional mission; (2) institutional integrity; (3) institutional effectiveness; (4) educational programs; (5) student support and development; (6) information and learning resources; (7) faculty and staff; (8) physical resources; (9) financial resources; and (10) governance and administration. Each institutional standard is broken down into a descriptive summary, self-evaluation, and planning agenda for each article of the standard. Highlights of the planning summary include: (1) standard 1, establish an evaluation cycle to review and update the mission statement, core values, and goals on a regular basis; (2) standard 2, evaluate the success of the cultural pluralism policy; (3) standard 3, develop a system for addressing the institution's overall classified staffing needs; (4) standard 4, the Counseling Department should design a more formal method of enhancing communication with other departments; (5) standard 5, opportunities for students to receive services and interact with faculty via the Internet should be expanded; and (6) standard 6, the college should revise the timeline and baseline budget for its summer service provision. (NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Mission Coll., Santa Clara, CA.