Institutional Effectiveness

About the Office


The mission of the Office of Institutional Effectiveness is to foster a culture of continuous improvement. This is accomplished through consulting with departments on annual plans, objectives, and assessments; ensuring planning processes inform budgeting decisions; providing data reports and analysis to support informed decision-making; steering institution-level accreditation processes and supporting program-level accreditation; providing excellent customer service to internal and external stakeholders; and aligning curriculum changes with accreditation considerations.


░─├┼┴¨║¤▓╩╣┘═° Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the associate degree.┬á Questions about the accreditation of ░─├┼┴¨║¤▓╩╣┘═° Technical College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA┬á 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on .

Substantive Change Procedures

View Policies (Revised Oct. 2022)

Student Achievement Data

░─├┼┴¨║¤▓╩╣┘═° Technical College identifies, evaluates, and publishes goals and outcomes for student achievement appropriate to the collegeÔÇÖs mission, the nature of the students it serves, and the kinds of programs offered. ░─├┼┴¨║¤▓╩╣┘═° has identified the following performance indicators to show evidence of student success: IPEDS Graduation Rates, Fall-to-Fall Retention of Beginning Students, and Placement Rates.

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Meet Our Staff

Dr. Laurie McDowell

Executive Director of Institutional Effectiveness

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Dr. Kristen Douglas

Vice President of Academic Affairs & Institutional Effectiveness

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Cindy James

Research Coordinator

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Chris Thaxton


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