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
  • Director of Student Success
  • 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 Planning 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

2019-2020 Members

  • Faculty Senator: Prof. Beverly Eskridge, Library
  • Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs: Dr. C. Jeffery Knighton
  • Representative from Institutional Effectiveness: Mr. Britt Lifsey
  • Director of Student Success: Prof. Peter Higgins
  • Faculty from Academic Units
    • Department of Business and Social Sciences: Dr. Jane-Marie McKinney
    • Department of Humanities: Dr. Steve Raynie
    • School of Education: Prof. Jeff White
    • Health Information Management: Prof. Steven Agyare

Additional Faculty member from the unit being assessed in 2019-2020:

  • Bachelor of Science in Human Services
    • Department of Business and Social Sciences: Dr. James Awbrey

View 2018-2019 Committee Membership

View 2017-2018 Committee Membership

View 2016-2017 Committee Membership

AY 2017-2018 Agenda/Minutes

Archived Records.