The Commission recently modified the ten year accreditation cycle with nine standards to a seven year accreditation cycle with five standards. The new standards are as follows:
- Mission, Core Themes, Expectations
- Resources and Capacity
- Planning and Implementation
- Effectiveness and Improvement
- Mission Fulfillment, Adaptation, Sustainability
Great Falls College MSU began the transition to the revised accreditation cycle in 2011. The transisiton will be condensed and completed in five years. (Transition Calendar by Institution) After completion of the condensed cycle, the regular seven-year cycle will begin. The timeline for the condensed cycle is as follows:
We have currently completed year seven of the condensed cycle. You can view the year seven report here.