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Institutional Effectiveness

The Institutional Effectiveness (IE) process is ongoing. It requires broad-based participation. It is everyone's business. Institutional effectiveness activities are undertaken for:

  • Improvement - The activities of the process will result in improvements to the institution. The primary focus of the activities is the creation of college-wide excellence through the concurrent development of people, processes and technology.
  • Accountability - Provides documented proof that the institution is accountable to its constituents. The institution has the ability to provide evidence that citizens will receive a quality education including instruction and support services.

See the current year IE plans in the table below. Previous year plans may be viewed at:

IE Expected Outcomes for Assessing AY 2013-14 and Planning AY 2014-15

Click on an EO number to view the expected outcome.

College Wide / President
CWAA-01 Progression Rate Improvement
CWAA-02 Increase in Number of Certificates and Degrees Awarded
CWAA-03 Online/ITV Course Student Satisfaction
Academic Affairs
VPAA-Purpose Statement of Purpose
VPAA-01 Objective Measurement of General Education
VPAA-02 Job Placement Rate
VPAA-03 Employer Satisfaction
VPAA-04 Academic Audits
VPAA-05 Dual Admission Agreements
VPAA-06 Quality Enhancement Plan Topic Exploration
VPAA-07 General Education Core Assessment
Asst. VP for Academic Affairs
ACAD-Purpose Statement of Purpose
ACAD-01 Full-time/Part-time Faculty FTE Ratio
ACAD-02 Instructional Cost Per SCH
ACAD-03 Course Revision
ACAD-04 Curricular Changes
ACAD-05 Effectiveness of Online Pedagogy
ACAD-06 Development and Training for Faculty
ACAD-07 Learning Support Student Success in ENGL 0810 and ENGL 1010
Business & Technology
BTCH-Purpose Statement of Purpose
BTCH-01 Business Technology Field Test
BTCH-02 UP Business Areas of Emphasis Exit Exam
BTCH-03 Online Course Offerings in Business and Technology
BTCH-04 Business Program Accreditation
BTCH-05 Academic Audit
Career Readiness
CARE-Purpose Statement of Purpose
CARE-01 Mechatronics Certificate Exit Exam
CARE-02 Enrollment Increase
CARE-03 Mechatronic Capstone Course Project Presentation to Industry
Education
EDUC-Purpose Statement of Purpose
EDUC-01 NAEYC Accreditation
EDUC-02 Assessment of General Education Core Courses
Humanities
HUMA-Purpose Statement of Purpose
HUMA-01 Humanities Online Offerings
HUMA-02 Assessment of General Education Core Courses
Languages
LANG-Purpose Statement of Purpose
LANG-01 English Faculty Handbook
LANG-02 Creation of Best Practices
LANG-03 Revision of English General Education Assessment
LANG-04 Adjunct Faculty Mentoring System
Mathematics
MATH-Purpose Statement of Purpose
MATH-01 Learning Support Program
MATH-02 Assessment of General Education Core Courses
MATH-03 Learning Support Program - SAILS
Natural Science
NASC-Purpose Statement of Purpose
NASC-01 General Education Assessment
NASC-02 Natural Sciences Online Offerings
Nursing
NURS-Purpose Statement of Purpose
NURS-01 Nursing Licensure Pass Rate
NURS-02 Completion Rate
NURS-03 Nursing Program Accreditation
NURS-04 Paramedic Program Implementation
Social Sciences
SOSC-Purpose Statement of Purpose
SOSC-01 Social Sciences D2L Training
SOSC-02 Social Sciences Online Offerings
SOSC-03 Evaluation of General Education Assessment Tool
SOSC-04 Implementation of Standard Course Syllabi
SOSC-05 Evaluation of General Education Core Course Assessment Instruments
Workforce Development & Extended Services
WDES-Purpose Statement of Purpose
WDES-01 Satisfaction Rating of TN Correctional Academy Training Participants
WDES-02 Facility Use Evaluation
WDES-03 Track Utilization of the Kuder Career Assessment Survey Tool
Fayetteville Center
FVCT-Purpose Statement of Purpose
FVCT-01 ACE Programs of Study Expansion
FVCT-02 Workforce Development Readiness at the Fayetteville Center of Motlow College
FVCT-03 Awareness of Student Services at the Fayetteville Center
FVCT-04 Center Directors' Success Initiatives
McMinnville Center
MMCT-Purpose Statement of Purpose
MMCT-01 Student Satisfaction with McMinnville Center Services
MMCT-02 Center Directors' Success Initiatives
MMCT-03 Smithville Location Startup
MMCT-04 McMinnville Center Community Involvement
MMCT-05 McMinnville Center Enrollment Initiative
Smyrna Site
SMST-Purpose Statement of Purpose
SMST-01 Alternative Class Formats
SMST-02 Satisfaction of Student Advising Process at the Smyrna Center
SMST-03 Center Directors' Success Initiatives
Business Affairs
BUSA-Purpose Statement of Purpose
BUSA-01 Student Satisfaction with Auxiliary Services
BUSA-02 Planning, Developing and Implementing Financial Aid Recipients Charging Books at Bookstore
Advancement
ADMT-Purpose Statement of Purpose
ADMT-01 Fundraise for Transitional Student Scholarship
ADMT-02 Increase Contacts in the Community
ADMT-03 Systematic Donor Mailings
ADMT-04 Fundraise to Sustain MSCC Nursing Program
ADMT-05 Fundraise to Endow the Motlow Ladies Philanthropic Society Scholarship
Business Office
BOFF-Purpose Statement of Purpose
BOFF-01 Student Satisfaction with Business Office Services
BOFF-02 Improving Efficiency in the Business Office
Financial Aid
FINA-Purpose Statement of Purpose
FINA-01 Non-Traditional Lottery Identification
FINA-02 Point of Service Satisfaction Evaluation for the Financial Aid Office
FINA-03 Financial Aid Website Redesign
Human Resources
HRES-Purpose Statement of Purpose
HRES-01 Non-discriminatory Applicant Pool
HRES-02 Fostering Federal Work Study Students
Student Affairs
Vice President of Student Affairs
SAVP-Purpose Statement of Purpose
SAVP-01 Student Affairs Staff Training
SAVP-02 Develop Term Registration Numbers Database
Asst. Vice President of Student Affairs
STUD-Purpose Statement of Purpose
STUD-01 Student Satisfaction with Student Services
STUD-02 Increase in Transfers to MTSU
Admissions
ADMS-Purpose Statement of Purpose
ADMS-01 Requirements for Admission
ADMS-02 Satisfaction with Assistance
ADMS-03 Satisfaction with Courteousness of Staff
ADMS-04 Implementation of DegreeWorks
Athletics
ATHL-Purpose Statement of Purpose
ATHL-01 Athletic Retention
ATHL-02 Athletic Progress Reports for Student Athletes
Disability & Testing Services
DITS-Purpose Statement of Purpose
DITS-01 Satisfaction with Services for Students with Disabilities
DITS-02 Test Taking Presentations
Student & Campus Relations
STCR-Purpose Statement of Purpose
STCR-01 MP3
STCR-02 Adult Learner Association
Student Success
SSCS-Purpose Statement of Purpose
SSCS-01 New Student Orientation Program
SSCS-02 Tracking MTSU Dual Admissions Students
SSCS-03 Advising Central Website
SSCS-04 Academic Check-ups/Mentoring Program
Technology & Administrative Services
ITCH-Purpose Statement of Purpose
ITCH-01 Identification of Sustainability Projects
ITCH-02 Idenification of Future Mobile Applications
Academic Technologies
ACTH-Purpose Statement of Purpose
ACTH-01 Technology Training and Support
ACTH-02 Technology Newsletter
ACTH-03 Technology Showcase
ACTH-04 Support Technology by Maintaining and Upgrading Existing Instructional Technologies
Administrative Services
ADSV-Purpose Statement of Purpose
ADSV-01 Provide Reliable Access to BANNER Administrative Systems
ADSV-02 Administrative Services Training
ADSV-03 Provide Ad Hoc Reports to End Users
ADSV-04 Provide Technical Cross-Training
ADSV-05 Local Software System Development for Student Retention
ADSV-06 Admission Application Revision
Facilities Services
FACS-Purpose Statement of Purpose
FACS-01 Maintenance Work Order Completion Rate
FACS-02 Preventive Work Order Completion Rate
FACS-03 Satisfaction with Facilities and Facilities Services
FACS-04 Efficiency Plan
Library
LIBY-Purpose Statement of Purpose
LIBY-01 Library User Satisfaction - Alumni
LIBY-02 Student Satisfaction with Library Assistancee
LIBY-03 Faculty Satisfaction with Library Resources
LIBY-04 Student Satisfaction with Library Orientations
LIBY-05 Library Orientation of Developmental Students
Research, Planning and Communication
RPCO-Purpose Statement of Purpose
RPCO-01 Retention of Students through Social Media
RPCO-02 Student Satisfaction with Web Sites and Social Media
RPCO-03 Faculty and Staff Satisfaction with RPCO Publications
Technical Operations
TEOP-Purpose Statement of Purpose
TEOP-01 Technical Operations Support Satisfaction
TEOP-02 Annual Replacement of End-User Computers and Printers
TEOP-03 Annual Replacement of Network Servers and Equipment
TEOP-04 Student Satisfaction with Computers
TEOP-05 Student Satisfaction with Interactive Video Rating
TEOP-06 Faculty Satisfaction with Technology Rating