Kansas State University

  • HLC Accreditation Self-Study

    September 2009

  • Appoint committee members

    October-December 2009

  • Draft Chapter Outlines

    January-May 2010

  • Draft Chapters

    June 2010-October 2010

  • Review Draft Chapters

    November-December 2010

  • Second Draft of Chapters

    January-March 2011

  • Internal Committee Review

    April-May 2011

  • Draft Comprehensive Report

    June-November 2011

  • Institution-Wide Review

    November 2011

  • Gather Feedback

    December 2011

  • Final Report Review

    January 2011

  • Submit Final Report

    February 2012

  • Self-Study Update

    February-March 2012

  • Site Visit

    April 9-11, 2012

  • Outcome

    Summer 2012

Accreditation Resources

The Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

A Commission of the North Central Association (NCA) of Colleges and Schools

The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) Web site

Handbook of Accreditation, third edition (.pdf)

Understanding Accreditation

Minimum Expectations within the Criteria for Accreditation (.pdf)

Federal Compliance Guide for 2010-2011 (.pdf)

Commission Statement on Assessment of Student Learning

Commission Statement on General Education

Commission Statement on Diversity

Commission Statement on Accountability

Accreditation web sites of other institutions