169 - COAPRT Visitor Training

Tuesday, September 26
4:10 PM–5:25 PM

Location: Room 225

Days: Tuesday, 26 September
Track: Leadership & Management
Session Type: Education Session

The Council on Accreditation of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Related Professions (COAPRT) adopted new academic program standards in 2013. This session will be offered specifically to train faculty of programs that are being accredited or re-accredited under the new standards. Programs scheduled for accreditation/re-accreditation visitations within the next two years are required to have a minimum of one faculty member complete training

CEU Credits: 0.1

Learning objectives: Participants will assess academic program accreditation self-study documentation for compliance with COAPRT guidelines. Participants will prepare a protocol for a hypothetical accreditation visitation, including, but not limited to an itinerary and descriptions of essential elements. Participants will prepare a hypothetical visitation report.

Learning Outcomes:
Host, lead or participate in an accreditation visitation
Prepare and/or review all documentation relevant to visitations, from self-studies to visitation reports
Assess programs employing the COAPRT 2013 academic program standards