Course, Degree, and Certificate SLOs

At the behest of the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Cerritos College will be "establishing program student learning outcomes for all degrees and certificates." After completing the initial three-step process to set up degree and certificate SLOs, which includes mapping course SLOs to degree and certificate SLOs, departments will do no additional assessment work because the course SLO results will be rolled up into the degree or certificate SLOs. These results will be used for general program improvement as well as for the unit planning/program review process.

To establish the degree and/or certificate SLOs, the department will engage in the following four-step process: