Office Mission

Vision Statement: The Office of Assessment and Accreditation will be a premier leader for advancing practices in institutional effectiveness and accreditation.

Mission Statement: The Office of Assessment and Accreditation supports the assessment, planning, accreditation and professional development needs of the University community and higher education communities around the state.

Core Values

  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Excellence
  • Innovation
  • Integrity
  • Leadership
  • Transparency

Strategic Plan Objectives

  • The Office Assessment and Accreditation will collaborate with institutional partners to promote the scholarly practice of assessment which contributes to innovative and engaging academic instruction and services.
  • The Office Assessment and Accreditation will facilitate the integration of accreditation standards and technology support for those standards in the policies and practices of the institution.
  • The Office Assessment and Accreditation will support systematic and strategic use of data in organizational decision-making.
  • The Office Assessment and Accreditation will provide facilitative leadership to ensure integrated of strategic planning.
  • The Office Assessment and Accreditation will engage in continuous improvement and professional development in order to influence the national professional conversation about assessment and accreditation.

Detailed Strategic Plan