AQIP Criteria for Quality

​Criterion One: Mission

The institution’s mission is broadly understood within the institution and guides its operations.

Criterion Two: Integrity: Ethical and Responsible Conduct

The institution acts with integrity; its conduct is ethical and responsible

Criterion Three: Teaching and Learning: Quality, Resources, and Support

The institution provides high quality education, wherever, and however its offerings are delivered.

Criterion Four: Teaching and Learning: Evaluation and Improvement

The institution demonstrates responsibility for the quality of its educational programs, learning environments, and support services, and evaluates their effectiveness for student learning through processes designed to promote continuous improvement.

Criterion Five: Resources, Planning and Institutional Effectiveness

The institution’s resources, structures, and processes are sufficient to fulfill its mission, improve the quality of its educational offerings, and respond to future challenges and opportunities. The institution plans for the future.