Category Archives: Assessment in Action

All things Assessment at Missouri State University! Check here often for the latest blog posts, event news and monthly newsletters.

Assessing the Assessors: Benefits of Feedback Surveys

Follow-up is often cited as the most important—and neglected—part of organizational projects. This is also true in academic assessment. Collecting and analyzing data is critical, but if it then sits unused, what’s the point? It could be making life easier

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Student Engagement Reports Have Arrived at MSU

Available Now on MSU’s Assessment Page Missouri State student engagement data is now officially available for viewing or download on the Assessment website. This data is broken into three categories: The NSSE (National Survey of Student Engagement) which is given

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Annual Report, 2015

As part of the university’s Student Development and Public Affairs unit, the Office of Assessment is responsible for submitting an annual report detailing progress toward stated goals in the past year and a look at the coming year’s primary objectives.

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This Week in Assessment: June 8-12

On Tuesday, June 9, the University Exit Exam became available to students enrolled in GEN 499 for the summer semester. The summer administration will include some improvements on the spring pilot administration, but the use of Blackboard has a big

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This Week in Assessment: May 3 – 8

Another week in the Office of Assessment is in the books. We laughed. We cried. We consumed coffee by the gallons. It’s an adventure. Keeping with long-standing tradition (as of two weeks ago), here are your 10 notable Assessment happenings:

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Shining Moments in the Office of Assessment

Recently, we published a list blog post on important happenings in the office. Well, we like bulleted lists so much we wanted to follow it up with another one. This one notes some items everyone in the office finds worthy

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This Week in Assessment: April 19-24

It has been a busy week in the Office of Assessment at Missouri State. Since lists are a great way to digest what has been accomplished, I thought a quick, 10-item post about the latest Assessment happenings was just the

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Behind the Scenes in the Office of Assessment

Ever wonder what really goes on in that fourth floor corner of Carrington? Take a gander at one of the Office of Assessment’s most recent planning and brainstorming meetings by reading through the staff notes below: Upcoming Goals Work with

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