Charge

  • To develop, implement, monitor, review,  evaluate, and revise college accreditation activities in accordance with the college mission, vision, and college goals.
  • Serve as the steering committee for the accreditation process.Provide leadership in the development, planning, preparation, supervision and completion of the accreditation self evaluation.
  • Promote a campus culture that is concerned about accreditation.
  • Support the legal responsibilities of all constituency groups.

Responsibilities

The Accreditation Council will make recommendations to the College Council on the following:

  • Annual ACCJC reports
  • Self Evaluation
  • Midterm, Follow-Up, and Special Reports to ACCJC
  • Culture of accreditation
  • Student Learning Outcomes

Resources

Flex Activity # 6024 – ACCJC Accreditation Basics – it is a self-paced, interactive, web-based training.  Estimated time of completion is 90 minutes.  The course can be accessed at  http://www.accjc-accreditationcourse.org/

Membership

Jenni Abbott, Dean of Institutional Effectiveness, Accreditation Liaison Officer

Michael Smedshammer, Distance Education Coordinator

Patrick Bettencourt, Dean of Instruction and Student Learning

Curtis Martin, Professor-History/Council Co-Chair/Academic Senate/Faculty Standard Co-Chair II

Chad Redwing, Professor- Humanities, Academic Senate

Kevin Alavezos, Professor-Office Administration/Faculty Standard IV Co-Chair

Tiffnie-Ann Versola, Program Specialist, Student Services/CSEA

Sounisa Lee, Grants Accounting Analyst, Grants Office/CSEA

Anthony Guzman, Student/ASMJC

Rhonda Campbell, Accreditation/Assessment Process Specialist