The Accreditation Committee advises the Accreditation Liaison Officer (VPI) and is responsible for defining characteristics of quality and excellence and for presenting evidence (through the College’s self-evaluation report) that such quality and excellence are being achieved. The Committee is also responsible for monitoring and examining the progress of recommendations made by the accreditation evaluation team. Twice annually, progress reports will be given to College Council and reflected in the institutional planning process. Annual progress reports will be given to the Academic Senate, Classified Senate and ASMC.