SACSCOC Resources

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Related SACSCOC Core Requirements and Comprehensive Standards

Core Requirement 2.12: The institution has developed an acceptable Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) that includes an institutional process for identifying key issues emerging from institutional assessment and focuses on learning outcomes and/or the environment supporting student learning and accomplishing the mission of the institution. (Quality Enhancement Plan) 

Comprehensive Standard 3.3.2: The institution has developed a Quality Enhancement Plan that (1) demonstrates institutional capability for the initiation, implementation, and completion of the QEP; (2) includes broad-based involvement of institutional constituencies in the development and proposed implementation of the QEP; and (3) identifies goals and a plan to assess their achievement. (Quality Enhancement Plan)

Key Publications and Resources

Resource Manual for the Principles of Accreditation: Foundations for Quality Enhancement, 2012 edition

SACSCOC Handbook for Institutions Seeking Reaffirmation, August 2011 edition

SACSCOC QEP Guidelines: Indicators of an Acceptable QEP (Rubric Format), July 2012 


Quality Enhancement Plans: Lists and Summaries Since 2004

Below are links to summaries of QEPs by reaffirmation year and track.  Track A indicates institutions with undergraduate programs only.  Track B indicates institutions with graduate programs.  (The lists and summaries are provided by SACSCOC on the SACS website.)