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Gadsden State Community College

Institutional Effectiveness


Department of Institutional Planning & Research
Joe Ford Center, Room 344
(256) 549-8230
(256) 439-6825(fax)

Contact: Dr. Teresa C. Rhea, Director
trhea@gadsdenstate.edu

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Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Commission on Colleges

1866 Southern Lane

Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097

 

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AGAINST THE COMMISSION

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USP and SLO Planning and Evaluation Timeline

 

 

 

 

Planning

for

2014-2015

 

April 16, 2014

 

Budget Managers Meeting

All Budget Managers will meet to receive information regarding the development of the 2014-2015 Budgets, Unit Strategic Plans (USPs) and Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs); http://www.gadsdenstate.edu/faculty-and-staff/ie/index.php

April 30, 2014

2014-2015 Budgets, USPs and SLOs due

Budget Managers and Department/Division Chairs submit USPs and SLOs on IE System; Budget due to Deans and VP.

May 29, 2014

2014-2015 USP and SLO approval by Deans and VPs

Instructional Deans and VPs approve USPs and SLOs using the IE online system.
August 20, 2014

2014-2015 USP and SLO Implementation

First Day of Class AY 2014-2015

 

 

 

 

 

Assessment

and

Reporting of 2013-2014

 

 

September 2, 2014

 

Units will begin evaluation of USPs and SLOs for 2013-2014

Department/Division Chairs, Program Directors, Unit Managers will

  • evaluate SLOs from the 2013-2014 academic year
  • report Results and Use of Results on the IE system
  • submit documentation to IE (Attn:  Nona Bridges)

Access data collection program on IE Webpage, http://www.gadsdenstate.edu/faculty-and-staff/ie/index.php.

 

October 10, 2014

 

Evaluation of 2013-2014 SLOs and USPs due

Faculty, Department/Division Chairs and Deans collect data from 2013-2014 SLO Evaluations; Analyze the data; Report the Results; Use the Results to improve. http://www.gadsdenstate.edu/faculty-and-staff/ie/index.php

 

October 13, 2014

Planning and Evaluation Committee begins review of 2013-2014 USPs and SLOs

The three Planning and Evaluation Committees (P&E) will review, recommend amendments, and approve/disapprove the 2013-2014 Unit Strategic Plan Evaluations.  Documentation of P&E review will be in the form of committee minutes submitted to President and IE.

 

December 5, 2014

Planning and Evaluation Committee Review 2013-2014 USPs and SLOs due

Reports due from the Planning and Evaluation Committees:  Administrative Processes, Educational Programs, and Student Services

 

 

 Unit Strategic Planning

 




Prior Year Documents                                                                 

Institutional Effectiveness Reports                                     

Strategic Plans

Prior Year Goals