Measuring Quality in Higher Education

Examples of Assessment Plans:

      A. For Academic Programs

            California State University – Sacramento State
            California State University – East Bay
            George Mason University
            Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
            University of Illinois at Urbana – Champaign

      B. For General Education

            James Madison University

Good Practices:

            Association of American Colleges and Universities
            Florida Atlantic University
            Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis
            University of Central Florida

Assessment Articles:
           
            Outcomes Assessment in Higher Education:Challenges and Future Research
            Let’s Close the Gap Between Teaching and Assessing
            Why Do I Like Assessment? Let Me Count the Ways

Other Resources:
           
            Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U)
            Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
            National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment- Quality Measures
            FAQ – Skidmore College
            Wabash College – Assessment Support
            Internet Resources for Higher Education Outcomes Assessment – NC State University
            Virginia Assessment Group
            NC State: Assessment 101: The Nuts and Bolts of Assessment
            NC State: Developing an Institution-Wide Vision for Assessment
            NC State: Planning, Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness