Institutional Research The Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Planning exists to collect, analyze, and interpret data to determine whether SSCC is fulfilling its mission, and to provide the framework for strategic planning. The Office utilizes research methodology to ensure data are collected and analyzed in an objective and reliable fashion. The staff is committed to providing SSCC administrators, faculty, and staff with prompt and reliable research services.
Snead State Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the associate degree. Questions about the accreditation of Snead State Community College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).
Snead State Community College is committed to student success by implementing a Quality Enhancement Plan, which is a compliance component for accreditation with SACSCOC.
The Associate Degree Nursing Program at Snead State Community College at the Boaz campus, located in Boaz, Alabama is accredited by the:
The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN)
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Research Briefs Snead State Community College is a member of the Education Advisory Board, Community College Forum. This service provides a wealth of information on research and best practices pertaining to issues in higher education. As a member, we are able to request research data specific to the needs and issues at Snead State.
- SSCC Graduate Estimated Savings vs. Four-year University
- Fall to Spring Retention Analysis Spring 2016
- Developmental Placement Since 2010
Enrollment Management Plan
Key Areas of Focus
The Enrollment Management Plan focuses on the key areas of the student life cycle. Snead State Community College believes that these three areas are crucial to the enrollment growth of the College:
- Retention & Persistence
Common Themes Essential to Growth
Throughout the Enrollment Management Plan, there are a set of common themes that are central to reaching the targets. These themes are as follows:
- Utilizing peer students as recruiters, mentors, advisors, and tutors
- Building relationships with prospects, students, constituents, and other colleagues
- Individuals and college departments collaboratively engaging together through each of the objectives and tasks
- Events recruiting to attract people to the campus so that they can experience the curb appeal of SSCC in person and see what “Sets It Apart”