Substantive Changes upcoming dates and deadlines

Upcoming deadlines for substantive change submissions.

  • March 15, 2020: Deadline to submit substantive changes requiring approval by the SACSCOC Board of Trustees in June 2020: governance change; institution, program, or location acquisition; level change; merger/consolidation; ownership, means of control, or legal status change; offering 50% or more of a direct assessment competency-based education program; review of substantive change policy and procedures; any substantive change requiring approval from institutions on sanction(except program or site closures).
    • Note: March 15 is on Sunday. The Commission receives mail and deliveries 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Please plan accordingly.
  • July 1, 2020: Deadline to submit substantive changes to be implemented January 1, 2021, through June 30, 2021, requiring notification or requiring approval by the Executive Council of the SACSCOC Board of Trustees.

Webinars

  •  Friday, March 6, 2020, 12:00 noon, ET, Changes That Are NOT Substantive
  • Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 1:00 p.m. ET, Creating an Effective Prospectus

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Workshops

  • Friday, March 13, 2020, at Jackson State University in Jackson, Mississippi
  • Friday, May 22, 2020, at Horry-Georgetown Technical College’s Grand Strand Campus in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

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