Accreditation - Community College
State accreditation of Iowa community colleges confirms each college is offering students quality services and services consistent with state standards. Accreditation assures the public that its tax-supported educational institutions are operating at expected levels of efficiency and effectiveness.
Community College Accreditation Guidance Documents
Guidance documents were developed by the division to provide concise guidance, along with related excerpts from Iowa Administrative Code, to assist the community colleges in preparing for the state accreditation process. Each guidance document discusses the evidential items that reviewers will be looking for and provides actual wording you may use in your college material to demonstrate compliance.
Team Member Training Webcasts
This series of six webcasts provide training, guidance, and expectations for team members participating on Community College Accreditation Visits.
4 Phases - State Evaluation (3:04)
Part III - The Review Team (5:52)