Standing governance committee charged with the following:
The Accreditation & Institutional Quality Charge document was reviewed and approved October, 2020.
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 an Administrative Co-Chair 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, Instruction, Information Technology, Finance and Administrative Services, Office of Institutional Effectiveness, and Human Resources.
4 Classified Representatives: appointed by CSEA. 3-year staggered terms.
10 Faculty: appointed by the Academic Senate
2 students: appointed by SGA
Ad Hoc members as appropriate
*Note that some members may represent multiple areas.
ASC to AIQ March 26, 2014; Approved by Academic Senate, April 2, 2014; Approved by College Council, April 24, 2014; Updated Draft proposed by AIQ, Fall 2016; Approved by Academic Senate, October 12, 2016; Approved by College Council, November 18, 2016; Reviewed and approved without revision by AIQ on August 29, 2017; Approved by Academic Senate, 10/03/18; Approved by College Council, 11/02/18; Updated Draft proposed by AIQ, Fall 2019; Approved by Academic Senate, 11/20/2019; Approved by College Council, 2/7/2020; Updated Draft proposed by AIQ, Fall 2020; Approved by Academic Senate, 9/23/2020; Approved by College Council, 10/14/2020;
|Administrative Co-Chair||Jessica Wojtysiak|
|Faculty Co-Chair||Grace Commiso|
|Administrator Representative||Jennifer Achan (Financial Aid)|
|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)|
|Faculty||Lindsay Ono (Agriculture, Nutrition, & Culinary Arts)|
|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|