Accreditation

Faculty Credentialing

To conform to the highest standards of academic excellence, the University of South Florida must ensure that all instructors of record are academically qualified to teach in the content area, regardless of rank or term of appointment. Academic departments at the University of South Florida are responsible for insuring that all instructors of record for credit-bearing courses are credentialed for the courses they teach. The resources published here provide an overview of the university’s policies and procedures for ensuring continuous compliance.

POLICY AND PROCEDURES

Credentialing of faculty is governed by USF Policy 10-115 and SACSCOC Comprehensive Standard 6.2.

FORMS AND RESOURCES

FACT MODULE

The Faculty Activity Credentials for Teaching (FACT) module is used to enter & store credentialing information of the faculty members for each department & college.

CONTACT US

Inquiries regarding faculty credentialing requirements should be directed to Institutional Effectiveness Staff.

Joe Boyd, M.A.
Assistant Director, Faculty Affairs
St. Petersburg campus
(727) 873-4104
jboyd6@usf.edu