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Detail from "Marriage of the Artistic Expression of the North and South of This Continent." A mural by Diego Rivera located at City College of San Francisco.

Please click here for the February 1, 2012 Update to the Accreditation Self-Study.

Please click here for the Final Copy of the Accreditation Self-Study (12/15/2011).
Below are sections of the Final Copy of the Accreditation Self-Study (12/15/2011).
Preface; Signature Pages; Maps; Table of Contents  
Introduction Standard IIIA  
Standard IA Standard IIIB  
Standard IB Standard IIIC  
Standard IIA Standard IIID  
Standard IIB Standard IVA  
Standard IIC Standard IVB  
Summary of Planning Agendas  
List of References

Please click here for the DRAFT copies of the Self-Study

Please choose from the following:
2012 Accreditation Team Roster
2012 Accreditation Team BIOS

Spring 2011 Review Schedule
Steering Committee meeting dates and timetable for College review of the first and second drafts.
Accreditation Steering Committee Minutes
January 27, 2012
December 16, 2011
November 01, 2011
October 14, 2011
October 07, 2011
September 23, 2011
September 09, 2011
August 26, 2011
August 15, 2011
July 19, 2011
May 24, 2011
May 17, 2011
May 03, 2011
April 26, 2011
April 19, 2011
April 12, 2011
March 15, 2011
March 1, 2011
February 8, 2011
February 1, 2011
January 25, 2011
December 6, 2010
October 25, 2010
September 24, 2010
September 17, 2010
Accreditation Self-Study Organizational Chart
Reporting structure for work on the Self-Study.

Brief Summary of the Standards and Substandards
Accreditation subcommittees for CCSF are organized by these eleven areas.

Accreditation Standards
WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges) will evaluate CCSF for accreditation in the areas delineated by the Accreditation Standards.

Accreditation Standards Annotated for Continuous Quality Improvement and SLOs
The same text as the link above, but highlighted in color to identify various aspects.

Guide to Evaluating Institutions
Questions supplied by WASC for subcommittee members to consider during the preparation of the Self Study.

Self Study Manual: For Use with the ACCJC 2002 Standards
Accreditation Self Study Report requirements from WASC ACCJC. August 2009.

Manual for Institutional Self Evaluation NEW
Information from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges about the accreditation process and the accreditation requirements. March, 2011.

Rubric for Evaluation Institutional Effectiveness
Recommended by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

Purpose of the Rubric for Evaluating Institutional Effectiveness
Letter from ACCJC President Beno, 6/25/2009.

Actions which can result from Accreditation
A visiting team rarely simply reaffirms or terminates Accreditation. More common actions taken range from Reaffirmation with a Request for a Focused Midterm Report to Imposing Probation.

Recent WASC/ACCJC Actions,  doc format / pdf format

Follow-Up Report 3/15/2010
Find: a copy of the College's Follow-up Report.

Midterm Report 3/15/2009
Find: a copy of the College's Midterm Report.

Progress Report 3/15/2007
Find: a copy of the College's Progress Report.
Appendix A
Appendix B1
Appendix B2
Appendix B3

Accreditation Team Visit 2006
Find: information about the WASC visiting team findings, background information on the individual members of the team, and the general schedule of their visit to our campuses (March 20-23, 2006).

Self Study Report and Evidence 2006
Find: CCSF's Self Study Report submitted to the visiting team in early January of 2006.  Also discover the sources of College evidence, references, and resources used by our committees to craft this final report.

Organization of Self Study 2006
Find: information on who participated in the 2006 Accreditation Self Study and the timeline for completing the process.

Accreditation Evidence Bin 2006

Survey Instruments for Review
Please Send Comments to by 10/20.

Strategic Plan 2010
Find: link to the current draft of the Strategic Priorities and Objectives and other materials being assembled for the Strategic Plan.

Surveys as PDF (for printing)
CCSF Information Technology Survey
CCSF Employee Survey
CCSF Student Survey

Surveys as HTML (for "live" viewing)

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