Academic Affairs

Mission     

The Instructional and Student Services (ISS) Division provides the Alabama Community College System’s instructional administrators and faculty with leadership and technical assistance in all aspects of academic affairs, including:   

  • Academic course and curriculum development
  • Accreditation
  • Articulation with Alabama’s 4-year colleges and universities
  • Developmental education
  • Distance education
  • Faculty credentials
  • Instructional program review and improvement
  • Professional development for faculty and instructional administrators
  • State Board policies and procedures
Contacts

Vicky Ohlson
Director of Academic Affairs
334.293.4556
vicky.ohlson@dpe.edu

Nakia Robinson
Interim Associate Director of Developmental Education
334.293.4531
nakia.robinson@dpe.edu

Documents and Resources 

Curriculum Resources

Degree and Certificate Requirements (As of 2014-2015)

Faculty Credentials Resources

Board Policy 605.02 (Faculty Credentials)

Guidelines for Board Policy 605.02 (Faculty Credentials)

Faculty Credentials Charts (By Rank)

Faculty Credentials Charts (By Group)

SACSCOC Faculty Credentials Guidelines

Diploma Mills – Information from the US Department of Education

Diploma Mills – Information from the Federal Trade Commission

List of Accrediting Agencies Recognized by the US Department of Education