In order to ensure the highest quality of instruction, Kaskaskia College faculty shall be credentialed in accordance with Higher Learning Commission (HLC) standards and with other applicable state regulations and guidelines. Evaluation of such credentials shall be pursuant to established College procedures and shall include a review of educational degrees and tested experience, as required by the specific program of instruction. Prospective faculty members shall also be evaluated to ensure they demonstrate the skills and abilities to provide quality instruction.
Any exceptions to the above requirements will be made by the appropriate instructional dean and the Vice President of Instructional Services, with applicable justification provided.
Replaces Faculty Credentialing Policy 3.11
Approved April 24, 2017; August 18, 2017