• Criterion 5:Resources, Planning, and Institutional Effectiveness and Federal Compliance 

    The institution's resources, structures, and processes are sufficient to fulfill its mission, improve the quality of its educational offerings, and respond to future challenges and opportunities. The institution plans for the future.

    Core Components

    Core Component 5.A
    The institution's resource base supports its current educational programs and its plans for maintaining and strengthening their quality in the future.
    Core Component 5.B
    The institution's governance and administrative structures promote effective leadership and support collaborative processes that enable the institution to fulfill its mission.
    Core Component 5.C
    The institution engages in systematic and integrated planning.
    Core Component 5.D
    The institution works systematically to improve its performance.