Subcommittees will be asked to address substantive issues that speak to the Middle States standards of excellence in the following content areas:  

(content areas below are hot linked to detailed descriptions and sample issues provided by MSCHE) 

  1. Mission and Goals; Planning, Resource Allocation, and Institutional Renewal
  2. Institutional Resources
  3. Leadership and Governance; Administration (including Library and ITS)
  4. Institutional Assessment and Assessment of Student Learning
  5. Student Admissions and Retention
  6. Student Support Services
  7. Faculty
  8. Educational Offerings; General Education
  9. Related Educational Offerings

Integrity:  To be integrated within each chapter
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Middle States Self-Study Guidelines

UA Steering Committee