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Academic Assessment - More Resources

Internal Resources:

Office of Institutional & Enrollment Research
Day 10 Enrollment Reports
Common Data Set
The Common Data Set is a joint effort by four publishers of college data to standardize definitions of and questions about information used in the publishers' guidebooks and other resources.

External Resources:

"Assessment Toolkit" c/o Central Michigan University
Known for its progress in developing an assessment program; the Central Michigan Assessment website is available here.
Higher Education Research Institute (HERI)
The Institute serves as an interdisciplinary center for research, evaluation, information, policy studies, and research training in postsecondary education. HERI's research program covers a variety of topics including the outcomes of postsecondary education, leadership development, faculty performance, federal and state policy, and educational equity.
Higher Learning Commission
The Higher Learning commission, of the North Central Association (our accreditors), maintains a webpage of assessment resources.
Individual Development and Educational Assessment (IDEA) Center
The IDEA Center assists in the assessment and improvement of teaching and learning at colleges and universities.
North Carolina State University
NCSU maintains a long list of assessment resources and of links to lists of links to assessment resources arranged by topics, such as: Accrediting Bodies, Assessment Handbooks, General Resources, and examples of Assessment Plans from various institutions.
Office of Educational Assessment
The University of Washington's Office of Educational Assessment provides a variety of evaluation and assessment services related to educational assessment.
Practical Assessment, Research & Evaluation
A peer-reviewed electronic journal.