Guidelines for Program Assessment: Goal Attainment

What are the indicators and/or measures of goal attainment?

You might want to assess your students two to four times during their college careers. Practitioners in assessment suggest that you assess

Some Examples of Assessments at Each Level

Entry-level Assessment Midpoint Assessment Exit-level Assessment
Essay included with admission packet or upon admittance to major Paper written in sophomore level class Senior essay or research paper
Essay written during new student orientation Audition pieces or design projects Reflective essays on significant learning or developing criteria for evaluating events or projects in their field