Criterion One

  • Mission and Integrity

    The organization operates with integrity to ensure the fulfillment of its mission through structures and processes that involve the board, administration, faculty, staff, and students.
    Core Components
    • 1A: The organization's mission documents are clear and articulate publicly the organization's commitments.
    • 1B:  In its mission documents, the organization recognizes the diversity of its learners, other constituencies, and the greater society it serves.
    • 1C:  Understanding of and support for the mission pervade the organization.
    • 1D:  The organization's governance and administrative structures promote effective leadership and support collaborative processes that enable the organization to fulfill its mission.
    • 1E:  The organization upholds and protects its integrity.