Academic Assessment Committee

Purpose

The Academic Assessment Committee shall provide leadership and oversight to support the quality of education and academic related services at Gordon State College.

Composition

The committee shall be composed of:

  • Faculty Senator (1)
  • Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Representative from Institutional Effectiveness
  • Other Faculty, with at least one year served at Gordon State College, 1 per academic unit
  • Other Faculty, with at least one year served at Gordon State College, 1 per academic unit being assessed.

Duties

The Committee shall:

  • coordinate academic assessment activities with the General Education Assessment Committee
  • serve in an advisory capacity to the President, Provost and Academic Planning and Budget Committee by submitting an annual report concerning the strengths and weaknesses of academic programs and student learning outcomes and to review the consistency of our educational activities with our mission
  • promote assessment activities on campus
  • ensure that institutional assessment activities meet the criteria of the University System of Georgia (USG), Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and other accrediting agencies by providing feedback as peer reviewers to other committees and academic units performing assessments

2021-2022 Members

  • Faculty Senator: Professor Beverly Eskridge
  • Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs: Dr. C. Jeffery Knighton
  • Representative from Institutional Effectiveness: Mr. Britt Lifsey
  • Faculty from Academic Units
    • School of Business, Liberal Arts, and Social Sciences, Programs in Business and Social Sciences: Dr. Jessica Traylor
    • School of Business, Liberal Arts, and Social Sciences, Programs in History and Political Science: Dr. Brian Webb
    • School of Business, Liberal Arts, and Social Sciences, Programs in English, Communication, and Foreign Language: Dr. Peter Boltz
    • School of Business, Liberal Arts, and Social Sciences, Programs in Fine and Performing Arts: None
    • School of Education, Math, and Applied Sciences, Department of Education: None
    • School of Education, Math, and Applied Sciences, Department of Math, Computer Science, and Engineering: None
    • School of Nursing, Health, and Natural Sciences, Department of Nursing: Professor Gwen Gordon
    • School of Nursing, Health, and Natural Sciences, Department of Natural Sciences: Dr. Claudia Sliwinski
    • Library: Professor Beth Pye
  • Additional Faculty members from units being assessed in 2021-2022
    • B.S. in Management and Administration, Dr. Brenda Johnson
    • A.A. in Psychology, Dr. Jessica Traylor
    • A.A. in Sociology, Dr. Christy Flatt
    • A.S. in Criminal Justice, Dr. James Awbrey
    • A.S. in Information Technology, Dr. Brenda Johnson
    • A.S. in Business Administration, Dr. Alan Burstein

View 2018-2019 Committee Membership

View 2017-2018 Committee Membership

View 2016-2017 Committee Membership

AY 2017-2018 Agenda/Minutes

Archived Records.