Academic Program Review

Academic Program Review 

Academic Program Review is the systemic and cyclical assessment of academic programs. The process features three main steps including:

  • An internal self-study
  • An external program review
  • An evaluation of the two studies and the creation of an action plan for improvement

The purpose of the Academic Program Review is for academic programs and departments to analyze and reflect on their teaching, learning, scholarly activities and create a plan for improvement. The Self-Study Report includes

  • Introduction and Overview
  • Faculty/Department Profile
  • Program Profile
  • Student Profile
  • Student profile
  • Student Learning Assessment
  • Resources, Organization & Management
  • Future Outlook
  • Conclusions and Recommendations

Academic Program Review Process

The diagram below illustrates the program review process. The entire process typically encompasses one academic year.

 

Program Review Resources