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III. SACS Criteria Listed and Numbered

IV. SACS Handbook for Peer Evaluators

V. Compliance Audits
   A. Instructions
   B. Criteria Audits
   C. Institutional Effectiveness Audit

Table of Contents

Instructions:

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List of Figures .............................................................................. iii

 

List of Tables............................................................................... iv           

 

Introduction................................................................................... 1

         Overview............................................................................... 1

         UT Organizational Chart......................................................... 5

         UT Martin Organizational Chart.............................................. 6

         The Self-Study Process.......................................................... 7

         Self-Study Time Line and Procedures..................................... 8

         Self-Study Time Line.............................................................. 9

         Self-Study Committee Members............................................. 10

 

Section I:  Principles and Philosophy of Accreditation................ I-1

         1.1 Institutional Commitment and Responsibilities

                  in the Accreditation Process............................................ I-1

         1.2 Application of the Criteria.................................................. I-12

         1.3 Separately Accredited Units............................................... I-15

         1.4 Conditions of Eligibility....................................................... I-15

         1.5 Initial Membership.............................................................. I-41

         1.6 Representation of Status..................................................... I-42

 

Section II:  Institutional Purpose................................................... II-1

 

Section III:  Institutional Effectiveness........................................ III-1
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         Introduction............................................................................. III-1

         3.1 Planning and Evaluation:  Educational Programs.................. III-16

         3.2 Planning and Evaluation:  Administrative and Educational

                   Support Services........................................................... III-82

         3.3 Institutional Research......................................................... III-120

 

Section IV:  Education Programs.................................................. IV-1

Document 1 (Intro-4.7)
         Introduction............................................................................. IV-1

         4.1 General Requirements of the Educational Program.............. IV-1

         4.2 Undergraduate Program..................................................... IV-15

         4.3 Initiation, Operation, and Expansion of Graduate Programs.. IV-99

         4.4 Publications........................................................................ IV-175

         4.5 Distance Education Programs.............................................. IV-178

         4.6 Continuing Education, Outreach, and Service Programs....... IV-213

         4.7 Student Records................................................................. IV-227

Document 2 (4.8-4.9)
         4.8 Faculty............................................................................... IV-232

         4.9 Consortial Relationships and Contractual Agreements......... IV-295

 

Section V:  Educational Support Services..................................... V-1

Document 1 (5.1-5.3)
         5.1 Library and Other Learning Resources................................ V-1

         5.2 Instructional Support.......................................................... V-55

         5.3 Information Technology Resources and Systems.................. V-75

         5.4 Student Development Services ........................................... V-90

         5.5 Intercollegiate Athletics ...................................................... V-164

 

Section VI:  Administrative Processes.......................................... VI-1

Document 1 (6.1-6.2)
         6.1 Organization and Administration.......................................... VI-1

         6.2 Institutional Advancement.................................................... VI-26

         6.3 Financial Resources ............................................................ VI-38

Document 3 (6.4-6.6)
         6.4 Physical Resources.............................................................. VI-83

         6.5 Externally Funded Grants and Contracts............................... VI-95

         6.6 Related Corporate Entities.................................................... VI-108

 

Summary.................................................................................... Summary-1