President appoints Steering Committee co‑chairs.
November 8–9, 2012
Steering Committee co‑chairs attend the 2012 Self-Study Institute in Wilmington, Delaware.
President appoints Steering Committee.
The College chooses “comprehensive” approach to Self-Study.
Steering Committee co‑chairs apportion 14 standards to five working groups
The Organizational Meeting of the Steering Committee takes place Dec. 11, 2012.
Working Groups determine membership for each Working Group.
Steering Committee co‑chairs appoint Working Group members.
Steering Committee and Working Groups provided with online collaborative work spaces (BlackBoard-based CabriniLearn and “S” drive).
January – May 2013
Steering Committee co-chairs meet weekly January 17 through May 15, 2013.
Co-chairs discuss design document and Self‑Study, review needs of Working Groups, identify actions needed for upcoming timetable items, and set agenda for next Steering Committee meeting.
January 11, February 6, March 13, April 10, May 15, and June 5, 2013
Working Groups meet regularly—face-to-face and virtually—to research questions drafted by co‑chairs in advance of first meeting, finalize research questions, and engage in information‑gathering.
February 27, 2013
Working Groups submit penultimate draft of research questions and identify documents for analysis.
March 13, 2013
March 20, 2013
The draft Self‑Study design is submitted to the President for review.
March 28, 2013
April 18, 2013
MSCHE staff liaison, Dr. Mary Ellen Petrisko, conducts Self‑Study preparation visit.
March 2013 – August 2014
May 31, 2013
MSCHE staff liaison, Dr. Mary Ellen Petrisko, approves Self‑Study Design Plan for Decennial Review.
September 5 – December 19, 2013 Steering Committee co‑chairs meet weekly to:
establish guidelines for chapter outlines for Working Groups
prioritize immediate action items identified by Working Groups
develop interview template
post remaining documents to CabriniLearn and “S” drive
set agendas for upcoming Steering Committee meetings
Sept. 20, Oct. 25, Nov. 20, Dec. 16, 2013
Steering Committee meets monthly, receives progress reports from Working Groups at each meeting, and works to finalize interview schedules and chapter outlines.
Chapter outlines are due Nov. 1.
Steering Committee determines process for posting interview data.
A campus-wide website developed for posting general information and periodic updates to campus community about Self‑Study.
October 2013 – February 2014 Steering Committee members provide campus updates about self-study process:
Board of Trustees Plenary Session: October 18
Faculty Assembly: October 31
Student Government Association: November 5
Staff Advisory Council: November 7
President’s Cabinet: November 13
Administrative Leadership Team: November 21
Department Chairs Meeting: December 2
Board of Trustees Plenary Session: February 21
Parents Council and Alumni Board: TBD
November 20, 2013
Appreciation Reception for all Working Group and Steering Committee Members
December 2013 – January 2014
Middle States selects the evaluation team Chair.
Cabrini College reviews the selection of the Chair for conflict of interest.
The Chair receives a copy of the Self-Study design.
Jan. 10, Feb. 14, March 28, April 11, May 9, 2014
Steering Committee meets monthly; receives progress reports from Working Groups at each meeting, and completes a three-stage draft of the Self-Study with deadlines of Feb. 17, April 15, and May 15, 2014.
Final draft will include narrative and appendices.
February – May 2014
Middle States selects Evaluation Team members.
Evaluation Team Members are confirmed by College.
Working Groups finalize chapters and submit to Steering Committee.
Steering Committee develops Draft Self-Study.
May – August 2014
September – December 2014
Draft Self-Study Report is ready for community review by: - Department Chairs - Faculty Assembly - Administrative Leadership Team - Student Government Association - Alumni Board - Parent’s Council - Board of Trustees (October 2014 Plenary meeting)
Evaluation Team Chair reviews draft of Self-Study.
Team Chair makes campus visit.
Steering Committee prepares Final Self-Study report.
The Evaluation Team conducts campus visit.