Assessment of Student Learning at Penn State
Managed by the Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence
Frequently Asked Questions about Assessment at Penn State
Part of the Assessment of Student Learning at Penn State Web site
Office of Planning and Institutional Assessment
Offers free consultation to units to improve assessment of programs and activities
Penn State Fact Book
Includes budget information, student data, the Common Data Set, and public accountability information (including a list of accrediting agencies under "Accreditation")
Penn State Faculty - Graduate Certificate in Institutional Research, Penn State World Campus
Penn State IR Resources
Institutional Resources WikiSpace
Quality Through Assessment – Penn College
Committee website features goals, tools, reports, and resources
Resources About Assessment
Penn State Learning Design Hub
Student Affairs Research and Assessment
Features Pulse surveys and other student survey results
Web-Based Training via Lynda.com
Free tutorials for Penn State students, faculty, and staff on a variety of computer programs
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