The Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness (OIRE) is responsible for monitoring all aspects of the accreditation requirements of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
The Dean of Academic Services and Institutional Research serves on the Leadership Team for the reaffirmation of accreditation.
The Dean of Academic Services and Institutional Research is responsible for monitoring the latest accreditation requirements of SACSCOC, including providing guidance in substantive changes in the institution's programs.
Each fall the OIRE compiles the information required for the annual SACSCOC Institutional Profile. This report is prepared for the President who submits it to the Commission.
The Dean of Academic Services and Institutional Research attends the annual meeting of the Commission on Colleges in order to stay informed of SACSCOC issues and interests.
Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding;
in all your ways submit to Him, and He will direct your paths. (Pro. 3:5-6)