Policy Number


Date Issued


Document Type

Policy (open access)


Academic assessment is a process designed to maximize student learning through faculty members identifying and responding to student weaknesses without concern of consequences to themselves. As such, it aligns program curriculum with teaching to foster and enhance student-learning outcomes. Although outcomes, curriculum, and teaching strategies will vary from program to program, the process includes common components and is cyclic and ongoing.

Responsible Party

Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs

Responsible Party

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs


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