项目评审

The Office of 制度研究与成效 coordinates reviews for both 学位课程和行政单位. 这些审查有助于确保这一点 academic programs remain of the highest academic quality and that administrative units 为教师和学生提供强有力的支持. 每个学位课程和 administrative unit goes through a review once every 七年.

最靠谱的娱乐平台十大平台检讨程序的目的及背景

Program reviews provide faculty and the administration an opportunity to review academic degrees, curricular support services, and administrative operations comprehensively, examine goals and the extent to which they are being accomplished, and develop plans 改进的.

教师 sometimes refer to academic program reviews as “Middle States Reviews,” but 这并不能准确描述它们的目的. 它们是为内部目的而执行的 并且不受认证机构的审查. 这些审查有助于国际最靠谱的娱乐平台十大平台与中部国家会面 expectations by enabling 最靠谱的娱乐平台十大平台 to demonstrate that it has developed practices for assessing 教育质量和体制效能. 通过程序审查,最靠谱的娱乐平台十大平台可以 also demonstrate that it continuously improves using thoughtfully gathered evidence. Review documents may serve as supporting documentation for accreditation, but each 评审不由认证人来评判.

Each academic degree and administrative unit goes through a program review once every 七年. Academic program reviews have a long history at 最靠谱的娱乐平台十大平台, and used to be required every five-years (many faculty still refer to them as “five-year reviews”).

The process on both the academic and administrative side includes three components:

  • A comprehensive self-study that examines all aspects related to the degree or unit over a broad timeframe that examines past history and looks towards the future.
  • An external review: external reviewers with expertise 在 area under review read the self-study, visit the program or unit for observation and discussion, and provide 反馈和建议. 区域可根据外部情况修改行动计划 评论家的发现.
  • 使用结果阶段:学位课程或单元与IR一起工作&E及其各自的 vice president to review and discuss the self-study and reviewers’ findings to develop 包括时间表和预算的最终行动计划.

In order to inform the entire 最靠谱的娱乐平台十大平台 community about the assessment, executive summaries 最终的行动计划会公布在MyFit上. 最靠谱的娱乐平台十大平台社区成员可以访问执行 summaries and final action plans for all Academic 项目评审s and Administrative 自2012年起,最靠谱的娱乐平台十大平台进行检讨.

学术项目评审vs. 项目学习成果年度评估

In addition to the seven-year academic program reviews, each academic degree engages 在 学生学习成果的评估 annually, 提交ting an annual report due by November 1st of each year. 项目 assess student learning outcomes annually because student learning is the most important 最靠谱的娱乐平台十大平台会发生的事情. 学生可以快速完成最靠谱的娱乐平台十大平台的课程,并支付费用 close attention to student learning through a systematic and documented process allows programs to quickly adapt when faculty identify areas 改进的.

These annual reports on student learning outcomes assessment are included as one component 程序审查. In the broad, comprehensive framework of the academic program review, programs are able to view multi-year trends and analyze student learning achievement 在 context of a variety of elements affecting the program, such as staffing levels, class size, resources available for learning, and the quality and diversity of admitted 学生们,所有的考试都是复习的一部分.

评估和项目审查资源

学术课程评审时间表(PDF)

学术计划评审指引(PDF)

行政覆核时间表(PDF)

行政覆核指引(PDF)

的指导方针 for Administrative Review for Units Designed to Promote Student Learning 及发展(PDF)

Executive summaries and resulting action plans from each review are available to 最靠谱的娱乐平台十大平台 My最靠谱的娱乐平台十大平台, 最靠谱的娱乐平台十大平台的校园内部网. 机构研究办公室 and Effectiveness My最靠谱的娱乐平台十大平台 pages are located under 学术事务.

年度报告 on Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness Activities and Findings (PDF)