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The Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) reflects and affirms the commitment of Norfolk State University to enhance the quality of higher education in the region and focus attention on student learning.  The QEP describes the carefully designed course of action that addresses a well-defined and focused topic, an issue related to enhancing student learning, and/or the environment supporting student learning; and accomplishing the mission of the NSU. 

Developing the QEP presented the University an opportunity to enhance overall institutional quality and effectiveness by focusing on improving student learning, specifically student reading and writing achievement.  The QEP looks to the future and is embedded within the ongoing integrated university-wide planning, assessment and evaluation process. 

Norfolk State University’s QEP, Close Reading for Effective Writing – CREW, was identified through its ongoing, comprehensive planning and evaluation processes; has broad-based support of institutional constituencies; focuses on improving specific student learning outcomes and student success; commits resources to initiate, implement, and complete the QEP; and includes a plan to assess achievement (Quality Enhancement Plan).

Quality Enhancement Plan