Why Do Program Review?
The purpose of SWC’s program review process is to review, analyze,
and assess the content, currency, direction, and quality of all programs
and services in order to invest in the unit’s future.
The intent of the program review process is to promote student-centered
educational and service excellence by engaging all college units in
self-examination and self-improvement. The review process is to be
broad-based, accessible, and integrated into other college-wide
processes, such as accreditation, budget, and planning. The information
gathered and analyzed in program review is an integral part of
institutional planning, decision-making, personnel development, program
improvement, and optimal utilization of the college’s budgetary
2015-2016 Program Review Deadlines
Click here for Program Review deadlines and additional information on the 2015-2016 SCC Prioritization Process for the 2015-2016 Program Review Cycle
Program Review Designator List
Click here for the complete 2015-2016 Program Review Designator List. this document provides the division, dean, designator (acronym) for your program for all programs/units that complete program review. A more detailed designator list is available by visiting the the program review website for each division by clicking on the appropriate link in the left-hand column.
The IPA Journal: Integrated Planning and Accreditation...Every Day
The IPA Journal is a periodically published newsletter intended to inform the district community regarding processes and planning for program review, student learning outcome assessment, strategic planning and budget development.
IPA Journal 2015-2016 Vol.2 Issue 1 August/September (Special Accreditation Issue)
IPA Journal 2014-2015 Volume 1, Issues 1-5
Still having trouble? Contact Randy Beach, Institutional Program Review and Outcomes Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or ext. 5897.
For specific program review documents and designators by division, choose from the list of program review divisions on the left-hand menu.