Academic programs at
UW-La Crosse undergo an Academic Program Review (APR) on a
regular cycle as one component of our commitment to academic
excellence. The review process provides an opportunity for
program faculty to reflect on curriculum, assessment, new
initiatives, personnel, and support for achieving the goals of
Programs that have external accreditation participate in UW-L's
APR the year following their accreditation review. Programs
without external accreditation participate in the process, which
includes an external review, every seven years. Free standing
minor programs go through an abbreviated process every seven
The Academic Program Review Committee is the governance body
responsible for maintaining and updating the procedures and
criteria used to review academic programs at UW-L.
The APR Committee is also responsible for scheduling and
conducting, in consultation with the Provost/Vice Chancellor,
the audit and review of academic programs.
Academic programs are reviewed according to the
Program Review Schedule.
For additional questions or assistance
concerning Program Review, please contact Sandy Grunwald,
Quality Assurance Coordinator.