Standing governance committee charged with the following:
The Accreditation & Institutional Quality Charge document was reviewed and approved on November 2, 2018.
This committee provides leadership for the overall direction and support of college accreditation and institutional effectiveness.
College Council, Academic Senate
The college community
Co-Chaired by the Dean of Instiutional Effectiveness and a Faculty Co-chair, who will also serve on Academic Senate Exec Board. Both co-chairs are voting members of College Council.
4 Administrators: selected from Student Affairs, Budget & Facilities, Instruction, IT, Finance and Administrative Services, and Human Resources.
4 Classified Representatives: appointed by CSEA. Terms are staggered 3-year terms, so they do not expire at the same time.
Faculty appointed by the Academic Senate:
1. Assessment Co-Chair or liaison
2. Program Review Co-chair or liaison
3. Library faculty
4. Six (6) from the Learning and Career Pathways, with no more than 2 faculty representing the same pathway, and 1 counselor
Terms are staggered 3-year terms, so they do no expire at the same time.
Ad Hoc members as appropriate
*Note that some members may represent multiple areas.
ASC to AIQ March 26, 2014; Approved by Academic Senate, 4/2/14; Approved by College Council, 4/24/14; Update proposed by AIQ, fall 2016; Approved by the Academic Senate, 10/12/16; Approved by College Council, 11/18/16; Reviewed and approved without revision by AIQ on 8/29/17; For the 2018-19 academic year, annual appointments were reviewed and approved by the Academic Senate to fill vacancies on 8/29/18. The charge was revised by the AIQ committee in fall 2018 and approved by the Academic Senate on 10/3/18 and by College Council on 10/19/18.
|Administrative Co-Chair||Jessica Wojtysiak|
|Faculty Co-Chair||Grace Commiso|
|Administrator Representative||Todd Coston (IT)|
|Administrator Representative||Jessica Wojtysiak (Instruction)|
|Classified Rep||Kim Arbolante|
|Classified Rep||Patsy Garcia|
|Classified Rep||Regina Rivera|
|Classified Rep||Sheila Fuller|
|Assessment Co-Chair or liaison||Brent Wilson|
|Program Review Co-Chair or liaison||Kimberly Nickell|
|Faculty||Jason Stratton (Social & Behavioral Sciences)|
|Faculty||Jonathan Brown (STEM)|
|Faculty||Laura Miller (Agriculture, Nutrition & Culinary Arts)|
|Faculty||Talita Pruett (Arts, Humanities & Communication)|
|Student Government Association Representative||Gilbert Alvarado|
|Student Government Association Representative||
Learn more about our ongoing process of continuous improvement: Bakersfield College Accreditation
Learn more about our accreditor's expectations: Accrediting Commission for Community & Junior Colleges (ACCJC): Guide To Evaluating & Improving Institutions, May 2017
|13.-Summary-of-Annual-Report-June-2019 (1).pdf||69.56 KB|
|BC Vision for Success Goals Alignment.pdf||527.28 KB|
|2020 ACCJC Annual Fiscal Report.pdf||126.11 KB|