Help SAC choose a
topic for the SACS Quality Enhancement Plan!
As part of the Southern Association of Colleges and
Schools’ (SACS) reaffirmation process, San Antonio College is required to
develop a Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP). The QEP process begins with selecting
a topic. In order to do this, we need your ideas! Faculty, staff, students, and
community members are invited to submit ideas for the QEP Topic.
What is the QEP?
The Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) will address a single topic/issue
focused on improving student learning.
Before we select the final QEP topic, the entire college community will have an
opportunity to submit ideas for consideration.
The QEP should make SAC “much more intentional and focused
about an important element of our mission” and help us “put in motion our
Remember, student learning can be affected by a wide range
to learn more about the QEP in general.
How To Submit a
Throughout the next few months, you will be asked to submit your QEP
Idea for consideration.
Faculty/Staff are encouraged to use the QEP Idea
message board on Sharepoint.
Students and other community members are welcome
to submit ideas to SAC-QEPIDEA@alamo.edu. Ideas submitted via e-mail will be uploaded to the SharePoint site to be reviewed by e eryone. If anyone wishes their idea to be submitted anonymously, they can submit their idea to this e-mail and indicate that they wish to be anonymous.
QEP Ideas will be accepted until November 15, 2013.
Step 1: Hunting and Gathering
Faculty, staff, students, and community members will submit
ideas for the QEP by November 15, 2013.
Step 2: The Top 3
In late November, all ideas will be categorized and put into
a survey from which the top three choices will be selected by the campus
Step 3: And the
The top three ideas from the campus-wide survey will then
go to the College Executive Team (CET) for consideration. CET will select the best
idea that addresses the greatest need and makes most sense given the available
Once the QEP topic is selected, we will write “a clear and
comprehensive analysis of the crucial importance to the institution of the
For more information about San Antonio College’s Quality
Enhancement Plan, contact Susan Espinoza at firstname.lastname@example.org
or Dr. David Wood at email@example.com.