Monday, September 15, 2014

Standard Three

Resources

The institution effectively uses its human, physical, technology, and financial resources to achieve its brad educational purposes, including stated learning outcomes, and to improve institutional effectiveness.

(3 A) HUMAN RESOURCES:
The institution employs qualified personnel to support student learning programs and services wherever offered and by whatever means delivered, and to improve institutional effectiveness.  Personnel are treated equitably, are evaluated regularly and systematically, and are provided opportunities for professional development.  Consistent with its mission, the institution demonstrates its commitment to the significant educational role played by persons of diverse backgrounds by making positive efforts to encourage such diversity.  Human resource planning is integrated with institutional planning.

(3 B) PHYSICAL RESOURCES:
Physical resources, which include facilities, equipment, land, and other assets, support student learning programs and services and improve institutional effectiveness.  Physical resource planning is integrated with institutional planning.

(3 C) TECHNOLOGY RESOURCES:
Technology resources are used to support student learning programs and services and to improve institutional effectiveness.  Technology planning is integrated with institutional planning.

(3 D) FINANCIAL RESOURCES:
Financial resources are sufficient to support student learning programs and services and to improve institutional effectiveness. The distribution of resources supports the development, maintenance, and enhancement of programs and services.  The institution plans and manages its financial affairs with integrity and in a manner that ensures financial stability.  The level of financial resources provides a reasonable expectation of both short-term and long-term financial solvency.  Financial resources planning is integrated with institutional planning.

Standard Three Co-Chairs:
Margarita Andrade-Robledo
Professor of Foreign Languages – Ext. 5574
mandrade@swccd.edu

Terry Davis
Dean of Health, Exercise Science and Athletics  – Ext. 6561
tdavis@swccd.edu