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Quality Enhancement Plan

Helping our students become career ready.

What is a Quality Enhancement Plan?

A QEP, or Quality Enhancement Plan, is a plan of action to improve student knowledge, skills, attitudes, values or behaviors, or to impact the student learning environment and student success.

SACSCOC defines the QEP as “an integral component of the reaffirmation of accreditation process and is derived from an institution’s ongoing comprehensive planning and evaluation processes. It reflects and affirms a commitment to enhance overall institutional quality and effectiveness by focusing on an issue the ‘institution considers important to improving student learning outcomes and/or student success (Resource Manual for The Principles of Accreditation: Foundations for Quality Enhancement, p. 58).

The QEP has the following characteristics:

For more information on QEP, see:

Quality Enhancement Plan Planning and Development Timeline

Implementation Timeline of Get Prepared: Welcome to the Real World