SACS Reaffirmation

The Lone Star College System (LSCS) is accredited as a single entity by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) Commission on Colleges (COC) and is scheduled for reaffirmation in the class of 2012. 

The Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools is the recognized regional accrediting body in the eleven U.S. Southern states (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia) and in Latin America.  To maintain accreditation, institutions must comply with the standards contained in the Principles of Accreditation: Foundations for Quality Enhancement and with the policies and procedures of the Commission on Colleges.

Key activities and dates for LSCS accreditation reaffirmation are shown below.

Event

Date

 Compliance Certification Due

 March 15th, 2011

 Off-Site Peer Review Conducted

 May 10th-11th, 2011

 Quality Enhancement Plan Due

 August 2011

 Focused Report Due

 August 2011

 On-Site Peer Review Conducted

 October 4th - 6th, 2011

 Review by the Commission on Colleges

 June 2012

 

 

 

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