||Accreditation Self-Study Coordinator was selected. Accreditation Steering Committee
||Eleven writing groups were formed and began working on the self study.
||Writing groups submitted first drafts of their reports, which were reviewed and critiqued
by the Accreditation Steering Committee members.
||The Accreditation Steering Committee held a series of three twohour meetings to discuss
review comments with each writing group.
||Writing groups finished their task and submitted the second draft of their reports.
||Focus groups, primarily composed of individuals not involved in the writing groups,
reviewed and made recommendations for changes to the draft reports. The reports and
focus group comments were submitted to the respective standard committees to work
on a final draft.
||Standard committees submitted final drafts of their reports.
||2008 The colleg's Executive Committee and Self Study Coordinator reviewed and edited
the reports of each accreditation standard. The focus groups were reconvened to review
the final drafts of the reports for each standard.
||A draft of the 2009 self-study report, the responses to recommendations from the last
reaffirmation of the college's accreditation, and responses to the planning agendas
from the college's 2002 self-study report were presented to the Board of Trustees
as an information item.
||The Board of Trustees approved the self-study report for transmittal to the Accrediting
Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC).
||The self-study report was sent to ACCJC and the site visit team.
||March 3, 2009 Mock site visit (optional)
||March 16 - 19, 2009 Site visit