Thursday April 20, 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Track(s): 
Track 1: The Mission of Student Learning
Track 2: Student Engagement, Co-curricular Programs, and Mission Fulfillment
Track 4: The Impact of the Changing Higher Education Landscape on Institutional Mission
Track 5: The Impact of Accreditation & Regulation
Implementation of a Structured Dissertation Accountability Model Sustaining Student Completion

Doctoral student completion – particularly at the dissertation stage – is an ongoing challenge in higher education. Accreditors and regulators are encouraging institutions to create sustainable solutions that will increase student completion while maintaining rigor and quality. Northcentral University has created a dissertation accountability model designed to increase doctoral student completion.

Patricia Henry
Associate Dean, Graduate School
Northcentral University
John LaNear
Senior Vice President, Academic Affairs
Northcentral University