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Chapter 2: Criterion 2 - Preparing for the Future

The organization’s allocation of resources and its processes for evaluation and planning demonstrate its capacity to fulfill its mission, improve the quality of its education and respond to future challenges and opportunities.

  • Core Component - 2a  The organization realistically prepares for a future shaped by multiple societal and economic trends. 
  • Core Component - 2b  The organization’s resource base supports its educational programs and its plans for maintaining and strengthening their quality in the future.  
  • Core Component - 2c  The organization’s ongoing evaluation and assessment processes provide reliable evidence of institutional effectiveness that clearly informs strategies for continuous improvement.  
  • Core Component - 2d  All levels of planning align with the organization’s mission, thereby enhancing its capacity to fulfill that mission.  


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