November 2018

· MSCHE Self-Study Institute, Philadelphia, PA (Steering Committee Co-chairs and ALO)


November 2018 to January 2019

· Develop Self-Study Design

· Steering Committee (SC) co-chairs provide list of working group (WG) members

· Develop Evidence Inventory – Phase I Gather Initial Evidence

· Phone/video conference with MSCHE liaison

· Assemble working groups for review of objectives, charges, and criteria per standard/verification of compliance


February 2019

· Submit Self-Study Design to the MSCHE liaison (two weeks prior to the visit)

· MSCHE liaison Self-Study Preparation Visit to campus (week of Feb 25)


March 2019

· SC and WG begin Phase II Refine and Reference the Evidence Inventory

· Revisions and final acceptance from MSCHE liaison of Self-Study Design

April to May 2019

· SC and WG complete Phase II Evidence Inventory


May to July 2019

· WG gather and analyze data and submit first progress reports no later than July 15


September-December 2019

· SC co-chairs provide feedback to progress reports (September)

· WG gather and analyze data and submit final reports no later than December 10



January to May 2020

· MSCHE Evaluation Team chair chosen; visit dates chosen; Self-Study Design sent to team chair

· Self-Study drafted and shared with campus community


May to September 2020

· Self-Study revisions and second campus review


September to November 2020

· Self-Study draft sent to team chair (two weeks before visit)

· Team chair Preliminary Visit

· Assigned WG develops Verification of Compliance Report


December 2020 to January 2021

· Verification of Compliance submitted

· Self-Study finalized based on team chair feedback and shared with campus


February 2021

· Final Self-Study/Evidence Inventory uploaded to MSCHE portal (six weeks before MSCHE On-site Evaluation Visit)


March and April 2021

· On-site Evaluation Team Visit (March or April); Team Visit Report received within 10 days of visit; Institutional Response prepared and submitted


June 2021

· Commission determines accreditation action

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