Frequently asked questions

  • What is a QEP?

    Quality Enhancement Plan
  • Why does LSUA need a QEP?

    Developing a QEP is a key component of the Reaffirmation Accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

  • What are the key elements of a QEP required by SACSCOC?

    • Institutionally driven
    • Reflects self-assessment and identification of key issues related to student learning outcomes or learning environment. It can focus on challenges or enhancing strengths.
    • Reflects the Mission of LSUA
    • Futuristic! A plan that launches LSUA into the future and enhances learning experiences on campus
    • Must be able to implement
    • Identifies measurable goals that can be achieved
  • Who is responsible for developing the QEP?

    • Everyone!
    • Faculty, Staff, Students, Alumni, Community Members
  • What is the QEP topic for LSUA?

    Whatever the faculty, staff, students, alumni and community members say it is! This is key to a successful QEP. It must be recognized as a key issue on campus by stakeholders.

  • What's in it for ME?

    • Professional Development
    • Enhanced teaching
    • A chance to make a difference
    • LSUA Pride!
  • How can I contribute?

    • Volunteer to participate on the QEP committee
    • Participate in focus groups and QEP surveys
    • Get Involved!