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General Requirements for Substantive Change

The below general requirements will apply to all or most of the substantive change types. These requirements will address obligations and processes by an institution and SACSCOC. 

Submission Deadlines
Accreditation Cycle
Appeal of substantive change decision
Appeal, litigation, and arbitration
Approval Date
Board Review Pathways
Extensive Changes
Implementation Date
Implementation Time Limit
Maintaining off-campus instructional site/additional locations accuracy and completeness
Non-enumerated changes
Notification vs. Approval
Possible non-compliance
Submission authority

*Information Source: SACSCOC Substantive Change Policy and Procedures