Report of the Commission on Accreditation: October


November 2018

NEW MEMBERS

Subsequent to action by the Commission on Accreditation in October 2018, NASAD is pleased to welcome the following institution.

New Institutions Granted Membership:

Arkansas Tech University
Dawn Ward
Head, Department of Art
203 West O Street
Boston, MA 02115

FORMAL COMMISSION REPORT. The official report of actions taken by the NASAD Commission on Accreditation at its meetings of October 2018 follows.

REPORT OF THE COMMISSION ON ACCREDITATION

October 2018

Greg Watts, Chair

 

Progress Reports were accepted from three (3) institutions recently granted Associate Membership.

After positive action by the Commission on Accreditation, the following institutions were granted Membership:

Arkansas Tech University

Action was deferred on four (4) institutions applying for Membership.

After positive action by the Commission on Accreditation, the following institutions were granted renewal of Membership:

Alfred University, New York State College of Ceramics
Arizona State University (SPPA)
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Laguna College of Art and Design
Lesley University College of Art and Design
Marywood University
Midwestern State University
Minneapolis College of Art and Design
Murray State University
Old Dominion University
Paris College of Art
Pennsylvania College of Art and Design
University of Alaska Anchorage
University of Denver
University of Northern Alabama
University of Southern Indiana
University of Texas at San Antonio
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
University of Toledo
University of Wisconsin – Madison

Action was deferred on twenty-eight (28) institutions applying for renewal of Membership.

Progress Reports were accepted from nine (9) institutions recently granted renewal of Membership.

One Progress Report was acknowledged from an institution recently granted renewal of Membership.

Four (4) applications were approved for Substantive Change.

Seventy-two (72) programs were granted Plan Approval.

Action was deferred on forty-three (43) programs submitted for Plan Approval.

Reports were accepted from five (5) institutions concerning programs recently granted Plan approval.

Sixty-four (64) programs were granted Final Approval for Listing.

Action was deferred on twenty-eight (28) programs submitted for Final Approval for Listing.

Progress Reports were accepted from two (2) institutions concerning programs recently granted Final Approval for Listing.

Two (2) institutions were granted second-year postponements for re-evaluation.

One (1) institution was granted third- and fourth-year postponements for re-evaluation.

Two (2) Progress Reports were accepted from institutions recently granted postponement for re-evaluation.

Two (2) institutions were notified regarding failure to submit the 2017-18 Accreditation Audit.

Two (2) institutions were notified regarding failure to submit the 2017-18 Affirmation Statement.

Two (2) institution were notified regarding failure to submit the 2017-18 HEADS Data Survey.

Plymouth State University and Mount Ida College withdrew from Membership during the 2017-18 academic year.

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