APR Self Study Report
This page provides links designed to help units prepare self studies that comply fully with the policies and goals of the University System of Georgia and Georgia State University. Academic program review is a key component of the University System’s evaluation and planning efforts. It is central to Georgia State’s planning and resource allocation processes. It is also a SACS accreditation policy requirement. See links below for detailed information.
This document gives an overview of the purpose, timeline, process, funding domain, structure, and content of the Self-Study Report.
[Approved by APACE, 6/24/03; Revised, 2/7/2006; Revised, 4/12/2006; Revised 9/17/08; Revised 8/1/14]
This document provides the section-by-section structure for the Self-Study Report, identifies the parameters to be addressed in each section, and provides the data source for each parameter. Many of the parameters are displayed on the department’s APR dashboard, available at APR Dashboard, under the APR tab. The sources of other parameters are IPORT, the Office of Institutional Research, the unit’s internal data, and comparisons with units in peer and aspirational institutions.