Substantive Change Procedures

SACSCOC Substantive Change Policies

The Office of Accreditation and Compliance works with SACSCOC to ensure timely submission of substantive changes in compliance with the Principles of Accreditation: Foundations for Quality Enhancement. More information on the substantive change policies can be found on the SACSCOC website (Substantive Change).

SACSCOC Substantive Change FAQs

Substantive Change for SACSCOC Accredited Institutions: Policy Statement

ACC Substantive Change Guidelines and Procedures

In accordance with SACSCOC policies and timelines, Austin Community College will notify SACSCOC of substantive changes prior to implementation. Austin Community College will request approval of substantive changes, when required by SACSCOC policies.

Administrative Rule 5.04.001 Reporting Substantive Changes to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Administrative Rule 5.04.001 Guidelines/Procedures