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    • A case for continuous compliance 

      Jackson, James; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2020-02-25)
      This paper highlights the need for a continuous accreditation process at Spartanburg Community College.
    • A case for continuous compliance 

      Jackson, James; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2020)
      The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges grants accreditation to higher education institutions. The Spartanburg Community College is accredited by the SACSCOC and this project researches the ...
    • A Review of the ORS Renewable Electric Generation Facilities Leasing Program 

      Lawyer, Robert A.; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2017-02-06)
      The Lease of Renewable Electric Generation Facilities Program began in August 2015 and the Office of Regulatory Staff gained valuable experience through the development and administration of the Program. However, the ...
    • A Review of the Richland County DJJ Electronic Monitoring Program 

      Washington, Allexan J.; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2016)
      The Electronic Monitoring Program for Richland County DJJ was selected as a topic to research because there were problems in the Richland County DJJ Office with equipment being lost, equipment being damaged, and staff ...
    • Addressing student academic needs through teacher certification within the SCDJJ school district 

      Isom, Sonia S.; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2017-01)
      This paper addresses how the Education Division at the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (SCDJJ) can comply with State Department of Education (SDE) teacher certification standards to validate its school ...
    • ADDRESSING THE PSYCHIATRIST SHORTAGE AT THE ANDERSON-OCONEE-PICKENS- MENTAL HEALTH CENTER 

      Tollison, Dean H.; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2017-01-27)
      The South Carolina Department of Mental Health's Community Mental Health Centers are always looking to hire psychiatrists at each of their locations throughout the state. This has been a struggle throughout the state due ...
    • An Analysis of the Early Prediction of Highway Construction Project Completion using the Contract Status Report 

      Gambill, Patti; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2016-02)
      History has shown that projects move in and out of poor status through the life of the project. Predicting the success or failure of a project to complete on time because of its recent history on the contract status report ...
    • An assessment of SCDOT design-build project schedules 

      Gaskins, Chris J.; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2020-03-30)
      Design-build is an alternative project delivery method in which a single contract is awarded to provide both design and construction services. In this method of project delivery, construction contractors and design engineering ...
    • An assessment of SCDOT design-build project schedules 

      Gaskins, Chris J.; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2020-03-30)
      This project has gathered and analyzed SCDOT design-build project schedule data for the last ten years and attempted to understand if design-build projects are being delivered on schedule, and if not, what factors are ...
    • An eye to the future : the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles moves towards implementing portal for vision screening results 

      Phillips, Lauren; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2020-01-09)
      The focus of this project is the creation of the electronic portal to electronically transmit vision screening results to the SCDMV in order to continue allowing South Carolinians the ability to renew their driver’s license ...
    • An eye to the future: the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles moves towards implementing portal for vision screening results 

      Phillips, Lauren; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2020-01-09)
      The focus of this project is the creation of the electronic portal to electronically transmit vision screening results to the SCDMV in order to continue allowing South Carolinians the ability to renew their driver’s license ...
    • Are You Fit Enough to Make the Grade? 

      Collins, Mellissa M.; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2016-01-25)
      The intent of this project is to determine if a candidate's physical fitness impacts their success academically and physically during training at the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy. This will be accomplished by ...
    • Are you hungry for change? : is there an appetite within the Cayce Department of Public Safety to support a wellness program? 

      Hoffman, David; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02-04)
      The objective of this research is to learn if there is an interest to create and implement a wellness program in the Cayce Department of Public Safety that has employee buy-in and provides incentives for employees to participate.
    • Assessing opportunities to increase subcontractor participation in SCDOT's disadvantaged business enterprise program 

      Linn, Gary S.; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2017)
      Current efforts to locate a larger pool of small businesses in highway construction that are eligible for the Disadvantaged Business Enterprises Program at the South Carolina Department of Transportation has not been very ...
    • Assessing pay equity when making hiring and pay decisions 

      Poole, Trina; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02-14)
      Recent national trends show us that pay equity among various demographic groups is a growing concern. As the advisor of the human resources functions in state government, it makes sense that DSHR would lead this initiative ...
    • Asset Management: Identifying and Evaluating our Roadway System 

      Allison, T. Jason; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2016-02-05)
      Historically SCDOT ranks in the top 10 each year for highway conditions and cost-effectiveness as rated by the Reason Foundation. With billions of dollars invested and billions to be invested it makes sense to invest the ...
    • Auditing Absentee Voting Processes in South Carolina 

      Spence, Eliza Caughman; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2017-02)
      The State Election Commission recognizes that auditing the absentee processes of each county is only part of the overall audit model. The SEC must work with county offices throughout the election cycle to support the ...
    • Automating/streamlining the alternate SCDHHS procurement purchase requisition process (192 form) 

      Chandler, Nicole; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02-03)
      The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services uses a paper form 192 for some purchases such as office supplies, software, memberships, conferences fees, etc. This project will analyze the manual 192 process ...
    • Bending towards justice : a path for reviving panel hearings under the human affairs law 

      Rice, Lee Ann W.; South Carolina Certified Public Manager Program (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02-04)
      The Human Affairs Law is well-enforced by the Commission, with only one exception - holding hearings. Management and Board Members have been striving towards restoring the hearing process throughout the Commission for ...
    • Best hiring practices 

      London, Thomas (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02-03)
      Lander University is currently looking at ways to enhance recruitment, hiring, and selection process across departmental lines. The process by which employees are selected is clearly the most critical and controllable ...