The Departments and Programs Assessment Committee

Membership. Five faculty members (one tenured representative elected by each of the four curriculum divisions, plus one tenured at-large member, 3-year terms); the Accreditation Liaison (ex-officio, non-voting).


  1. Review the annual reports of departments and programs as related to the educational program every five years and submit a report to the Office of Academic Affairs;
  2. Review with the Vice President for Academic Affairs external reviews of departments and programs on a ten-year cycle;
  3. Work closely with the Administrative Assessment Committee in conducting department and program assessment.

Expected involvement. Committee usually meets weekly.