In addition, the assessment will discover the preferred formal training and educational needs for the Bioscience workforce field where a MCCCD
degree or certificate is offered or could be offered in the future.
A variety of sources informed this work, including MCCCD Governing Board Outcomes and related initiatives, GCC's 2012 Self-Study and Stakeholder Needs Assessment reports, and feedback from internal and external stakeholders representative of education and industry in the West Valley of the Greater Phoenix metropolitan area.
The new plan was not the brainchild of a few key college administrators, but the effort of a 30-member task force with a total of 300 years of service at GCC and/or the 10-college MCCCD system.
As noted, GCC is part of MCCCD's 10-college system.
In particular, MCCCD must pay to operate its new facilities, provide additional student scholarships and employee raises, said Debra Thompson, vice chancellor in charge of business services.
Seven of MCCCD's colleges lost enrollment this school year and the older, more established campuses are dropping fastest, district data shows.
MCCCD already awards more than $6 million a year in such scholarships.
The firm selected must have an established capability to perform internal audit services, forensic accounting procedures for higher education or governmental entities and to conduct investigations of potential fraudulent activity and support subsequent legal action if required on behalf of MCCCD
. The firm shall perform such internal audit services, fraud audit services, or forensic accounting procedures, as necessary to identify and quantify any internal control weaknesses or abnormal activity, past or present.
5.1.1 Research Design - Consultation with MCCCD in designing research
5.1.2 Policy analysis - Consultation with MCCCD in analyzing public policies
5.2.2 Serve as a spokesperson for MCCCD in crisis communications, as needed.
and visibility of MCCCD and its college s in the community.