AAC&U Programs

AAC&U's programs and multi-project signature initiatives are organized around four strategic goals guiding AAC&U's 2018-2022 Strategic Plan.

LEAP: Liberal Education as a Global Necessity

The LEAP Initiative

The LEAP Challenge

LEAP Challenge New England Institutions

Transparency and Problem-Centered Learning

Capstones and Signature Work

LEAP Presidents' Trust

LEAP Campus Action Network

LEAP States Initiative

LEAP Employer-Educator Compact

Liberal Arts Degrees and Their Value in the Employment Market

Quality: 21st Century Markers for the VALUE of US Degrees

Degree Qualifications Profile

General Education Maps and Markers (GEMs)

Quality Collaboratives

Valid Assessment of Learning in Undergraduate Education (VALUE)

Multi-State Collaborative to Advance Learning Outcomes Assessment (MSC)

VALUE/GLC/MN Independent Colleges Assessment Project

Faculty Collaboratives

Delphi Project on the Changing Faculty and Student Success

Preparing Critical Faculty for the Future

Project Kaleidoscope

Teaching to Increase Diversity and Equity in STEM (TIDES)

Systemic Institutional Change in STEM Education

PKAL Regional Networks

Social Responsibility: Integrative Liberal Learning for the Global Commons

Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement

Bridging Cultures to Form a Nation

Bringing Theory to Practice

A Crucible Moment: College Learning & Democracy's Future

Citizenship Under Siege

Civic Prompts

The LEAP Challenge: Making Signature Work Expected for All College Graduates

LEAP Challenge Case Studies

Capstones and Signature Work

New England Initiative

Integrative Learning, Signature Work, and Culminating Experiences

Mounting and Sustaining Successful College Capstone Programs

General Education Maps and Markers (GEMs) Pathways

Shared Futures: Global Learning and Social Responsibility

Scientific Thinking and Integrative Reasoning Skills (STIRS)

Equity: Innovation, Inclusive Excellence, and Student Success

Making Excellence Inclusive

Committing to Equity and Inclusive Excellence: Campus-Based Strategies for Student Success

Developing a Community College Student Roadmap

Advancing Roadmaps for Community College Leadership to Improve Student Learning and Success

Advancing Underserved Student Success through Faculty Intentionality in Problem-Centered Learning

Transparency and Problem-Centered Learning

Gender Values: Meeting the Challenge for STEM Gender Diversity

Preparing Critical Faculty for the Future