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Quality Matters

Quality Matters (QM) is faculty centered, peer review process designed to help faculty develop quality online and blended classrooms. 

At the heart of the QM peer review process is a quality standards rubric created by a FIPSE Grant. The rubric is a tool not only for course review, but can be used as an intrument for course design.  For an overview of the QM Rubric, go to:

Here at the University of Arizona, we are joined to a Statewide Consortuim for Quality Matters.  What this means to you is that we are subscribers to Quality Matters and have full access to the QM Rubric (must have a UA Net ID to access the QM Rubric).

Other institutions in our state using Quality Matters:

  • Arizona State University
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Pima Community College
  • Maricopa Community College District
  • Cochise College
  Other peer institutions using Quality Matters:
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • Pennsylvania State University - Main Campus (World Campus)
  • University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
  • Ohio State University
  • Texas A&M
Other institutions subscribers

For more information on how to access and use the QM Rubic or if you are interested in a QM Peer Review, contact Melody Buckner at 520-626-9484.

University of Arizona  .  Tucson, Arizona  .  520.626-9484