Program Review

Policy Number: 
Policy Responsibility: 
Vice-President, Academic
Program Council
Previous Name: 
Program Evaluation
February 24, 2005
Last Amended: 
June 18, 2015
June 18, 2017

Context / Purpose: 

The intent of this policy is to provide an objective and systematic method of program review to ensure continued improvement with respect to program quality and educational excellence consistent with the Strategic and Academic Plans of the Institute. 

Policy Statement: 

An established schedule will be followed for review of educational programs to ensure academic quality and ongoing relevancy. The Program Review schedule shall specify the review frequency and criteria. The program review policy and procedures assess the extent to which programs:

  1. Support student success and academic excellence;
  2. Reflect the priorities of JIBC’s Strategic and Academic plans;
  3. Are relevant to industry, clients and other stakeholder groups;
  4. Maximize instructional quality and excellence.


This policy is applicable to all credentialed and non-credentialed programs.

Last updated June 23, 2015