Santa Clara University


Planning and Assessment

  • iconUniversity Strategic Plan

    Strategic planning has guided much of Santa Clara 's success over the past two decades. This planning enables the University to realize its vision and establish its distinctiveness in the competitive environment of higher education. To learn more, click on the link above.

  • iconRecent Reports

    The Provost's Office has developed a series of reports that explore key academic planning and curricular issues. Please click on the link above to review these reports.

  • iconProgram Review

    Santa Clara University supports an ongoing process of program improvement. Every academic unit participates in an annual assessment of student learning and a comprehensive self study or program review once every eight years, unless professional accreditation schedules require more frequent review. Click on the link to learn more.

  • iconAssessment

    The Office of Assessment supports on-going initiatives designed to provide an effective means for assessing student learning outcomes (SLOs), meaningful and manageable assessment processes, and methods for feedback and change based on the assessment process. To learn more, click on the link above.

  • iconAccreditation

    Santa Clara University is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. Various academic programs within the University are also accredited by specific accrediting bodies. To learn more, click on the link above.

  • iconInstitutional Research

    Institutional Research provides objective, systematic, and thorough research and analysis in support of the institution's strategic and operational planning, policy formation, and decision making. To learn more, click on the link above.

  • iconCompliance Issues

    Santa Clara University provides access to the available data on license examination pass rates for those programs that require a state license.