SACS Compliance Certification
Comprehensive Standards - Policy Compliance
|3.13.1||Accrediting Decisions of Other Agencies|
|3.13.2||Collaborative Academic Arrangements|
|3.13.4.a||Distance Education Compliance|
|3.13.4.b||System Operation & Structure|
|Part 1||Signature Attesting Integrity|
|Part 2||Substantive Changes|
|Part 4||Inst. Summary Form|
|3.13.5.b Autonomous Control
Applicable Policy Statement. If the Commission on Colleges determines that an extended unit is autonomous to the extent that the control over that unit by the parent or its board is significantly impaired, the Commission may direct that the extended unit seek to become a separately accredited institution. A unit which seeks separate accreditation should bear a different name from that of the parent. A unit which is located in a state or country outside the geographic jurisdiction of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and which the Commission determines should be separately accredited or the institution requests to be separately accredited, applies for separate accreditation from the regional accrediting association that accredits colleges in that state or country.
Judgment Not Applicable
For Comprehensive Standard 3.13.5.b, no response is required by the institution.