Institutional Effectiveness

Institutional Effectiveness

Strategic Planning

The office is responsible for facilitating and supporting the strategic planning process of the college as well as housing and updating the Key Performance Indicators of the college. The Director of Institutional Research & Effectiveness works closely with the Vice President for Institutional Planning and Human Resources in the strategic planning process.

 
Accreditation is a voluntary process whereby assessment and evaluation is performed by external organizations to assure quality and ongoing improvement within higher education. Central Ohio Technical College participates in both types of accreditation, institutional and programmatic.

 
HLC LogoCentral Ohio Technical College is fully accredited at the institutional level by the Higher Learning Commission. (Address: 30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602-2504; Phone: 312-263-0456; Fax: 312-263-7462). The process is cyclical with the last reaffirmation of accreditation occurring in 2008-2009.

 
Programmatic accreditation focuses on specific programs and currently five COTC programs are accredited through this mechanism.

 
Diagnostic Medical Sonography Technology
Early Childhood Education Technology, Teaching Option​
Human Services Technology
Nursing Technology - Associate Degree Nursing
Radiologic Science Technology​
Surgical Technology

 

 

Program Approval

Some programs engage in an external review process as part of program approval including:

 
Basic Police Academy
Early Childhood Educational Technology
Nursing ​Technology - Associate Degree Nursing
Nursing Technology – Practical Nursing​
Emergency Medical Services Technology

 

 

Assessment

The Office of Institutional Research & Effectiveness provides support to the Student Learning Assessment Steering Committee.

 

Program Review​​

The office plays a critical role in supplying data to departments and programs for the program review process. The office also houses a copy of all program reviews for college accreditation purposes.

 

 

 Popular Pages

 

 

Lifelong Learning Institutehttp://www.cotc.edu/Communities/Pages/Lifelong--Learning-Institute.aspxLifelong Learning Institute
Workforce Development Innovation Centerhttp://www.cotc.edu/Communities/Pages/Workforce-Development-Innovation-Center-(2).aspxWorkforce Development Innovation Center
The John Gilbert Reese Centerhttp://www.cotc.edu/Communities/Pages/The-John-Gilbert-Reese-Center.aspxThe John Gilbert Reese Center
Board of Trusteeshttp://www.cotc.edu/Communities/Pages/Board-of-Trustees.aspxBoard of Trustees
Institutional Planning http://www.cotc.edu/Communities/Pages/Institutional-Planning--.aspxInstitutional Planning

 Recent Documents

 

 

Agenda 05-16-17http://www.cotc.edu/Communities/Documents/Agenda 05-16-17.pdfAgenda 05-16-17
COTC Compiled Graduate Survey Key Findingshttp://www.cotc.edu/Communities/Documents/COTC Compiled Graduate Survey Key Findings.pdfCOTC Compiled Graduate Survey Key Findings
April 18, 2017http://www.cotc.edu/Communities/Documents/Agenda 04-18-17.pdfApril 18, 2017
career fair booklet 2017http://www.cotc.edu/Communities/Documents/career_fair_booklet_2017.pdfcareer fair booklet 2017
Annual LLI Membership Galahttp://www.cotc.edu/Communities/Documents/g17-1.pdfAnnual LLI Membership Gala

 Other Pages

 

 

Givinghttp://www.cotc.edu/Communities/Pages/Give-to-COTC.aspx GivingFalse
Campus Locationshttp://www.cotc.edu/Discover/Pages/Campus-Locations.aspx Campus LocationsFalse
Where Education Workshttp://www.cotc.edu/Discover/Pages/Education-that-Pays.aspx Where Education WorksFalse
Economic Impacthttp://www.cotc.edu/Communities/Pages/Economic-Impact.aspx Economic ImpactFalse
The Reese Centerhttp://www.cotc.edu/Communities/Pages/The-John-Gilbert-Reese-Center.aspx The Reese CenterFalse