Program Assessment and Review Council (PARC) - Documents


1.    Academic Senate Policy on Program Review

2.    List by College of most recent MOUs (Memorandas of Understanding)


3.    Self Study Template for Program Review of Degree Granting Programs (2022-23) (DOCX)

4.    Self Study Template for Program Review of Academic Support Programs

5.   Institutional Research (for required data for the self-study)


6.  Preparing for Expedited Program Review (accredited programs and PARC)

7.    PARC Checklist (to be submitted to PARC with accreditation materials)

8.    Accrediting Organizations


9.   Department Guidelines for Hosting External Reviewers

10.   CSULB Rubric for External Reviewers


11.   Annual Report Template (DOC)


  • 2018 Assessment Results:
    • Two-Year Choice Distribution
      Bar chart comparing the years 2017 to 2018 versus 2018 to 20
    • Types of Assessed Activities
      Bar graph showing the types of activities assessed and the a

12.   Rubric for Assessment Reports (used by Director of Program Review)


13.   PARC Report Template 

14.   MOUs by College (NB: Signed copies are on file in the Vice Provost's office)

PARC Reports and MOUs
Colleges The Arts Business Education Engineering

School of Art (PDF) (2022)

Dance (PDF) (2020)

Design (PDF) (2022)

Film & Electronic Arts (PDF) (2020)

Music (PDF) (2022)

Theatre Arts (PDF) (2021)

College of Business (PDF) (2021)

College of Education (PDF) (2008)

Counseling Psychology, MS (PDF) (2021)

Social and Cultural Analysis of Education (PDF) (2022)

Student Development in Higher Education (PDF) (2021)

Liberal Studies (PDF) (2020)

Aerospace Engineering (PDF) (2021)

Chemical Engineering (PDF) (2021)

Civil Engineering, MS (DOC) (2013)

Civil Engineering, BS (PDF) (2021)

CECS, BS (PDF) (2017)

Computer Engineering / Science, BS (PDF) (2021)

Construction Engineering Management, BS (PDF) (2021)

Electrical Engineering, BS (PDF) (2021)

Electrical Engineering, BS-AVEP (PDF) (2021)

Electrical Engineering, MS (PDF) (2012)

Engineering and Computational Mathematics (PDF) (2019)

Mechanical Engineering, BS (PDF) (2021)

Mechanical Engineering, BS-AVEP (PDF) (2021)

PARC Reports and MOUs
Colleges Health & Human Services Liberal Arts Natural Sciences & Mathematics CPIE & Academic Support Programs

Criminology, Criminal Justice and
Emergency Management (PDF)

Family and Consumer Sciences (PDF) (2022)

FCS Dietetics Internship (PDF) (2021)

FCS Nutrition (PDF) (2019)

Gerontology (DOC) (2017)

Health Sciences, BS (PDF) (2018)

Health Care Administration, BS (PDF) (2021)

Health Care Administration, MS (PDF) (2021)

Hospitality Management (PDF) (2019)

Kinesiology (DOC) (2014)

Master of Public Administration (PDF) (2019)

Department of Public Policy and
Administration, MPA (PDF)

Nursing (PDF) (2022)

DPT (DOC) (2017)

Recreation and Leisure Studies (PDF) (2022)

School of Social Work (PDF) (2021)

Speech-Language Pathology, MA (PDF) (2021)

Speech-Language Pathology BA (PDF) (2022)

American Studies (PDF) (2021)

Anthropology (PDF) (2022)

Africana Studies (PDF) (2017/19)

Asian and Asian American Studies (PDF) (2022)

Bachelor of Liberal Arts (BALA) (PDF) (2022)

Chicano and Latino Studies (DOC) (2016)

Classics, BA (PDF) (2019)

Communication Studies (PDF) (2021)

Comparative World Literature (PDF) (2019)

Economics (DOC) (2016)

English (PDF) (2019)

Environmental Science & Policy (DOC) (2016)

Geography (DOC) (2016)

Global Logistics (DOC) (2006)

History (PDF) (2017)

Human Development (PDF) (2021)

International Studies (PDF) (2012)

Jewish Studies (PDF) (2020)

Journalism and Public Relations (PDF) (2022)

Linguistics (PDF) (2020)

Philosophy (PDF) (2019)

Political Science (PDF) (2021)

Psychology (DOC) (2015)

Religious Studies (PDF) (2018)

RGRLL (PDF) (2018)

Sociology (DOC) (2016)

Translation & Interpretation (DOC) (2006)

WGSS (DOC) (2017)

Biology (DOC) (2017)

Chemistry & Biochemistry (PDF) (2022)

Environmental Science & Policy (DOC) (2016)

Geological Sciences (PDF) (2021)

Math and Statistics (PDF) (2019)

Physics and Astronomy (PDF) (2020)

Science Education (DOC) (2017)

Bickerstaff Academic Center for Student Athlete Services (PDF) (2020)

CCPE (DOC) (2013)

Center for International Education (CIE) (PDF) (2015)

College of Arts Undergraduate Advising (PDF) (2022)

College of Business Center for Student Success (Advising) (PDF) (2022)

GWAR (DOC) (2013)

Honors (PDF) (2020) 

Interdisciplinary Studies Program (DOC) (2019)

The Learning Center (PDF) (2022)

Library (DOC) (2014)

MAPS (formerly PASS) (PDF) (2021)

Professional Studies (DOC) (2008)

University 100 (DOC) (2019)

University Center for Undergraduate Advising (PDF) (2020)

CPIE (PDF) (2021)