Assessment Resources

Professional associations/organizations specializing in student learning assessment

Association for the Assessment of Learning in Higher Education (AALHE)
National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment

National assessment conferences


Assessment Institute at Indiana Univ-Purdue Univ Indianapolis

Middle States Commission on Higher EducationSouthern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Texas A&M University

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)

ABET (assessment workshops in conjunction with symposium)North Central Association Higher Learning Commission

Association for Institutional Research (AIR)

Association for the Assessment of Learning in Higher Education (AALHE)

Assessment resource rooms of various professional associations & schools

ABET
American Political Science Association
American Psychological Association
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Association for the Assessment of Learning in Higher Education
Association of American Colleges and Universities
National Communication Association
National Institute for Learning Outcomes AssessmentNC State University
Sinclair Community College
State University of New York
University of South Carolina

Nationally-used assessment instruments 

Direct measures of general education skills:
ACT WorkKeys Tests
Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP)
Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA)
Critical Thinking Assessment Test (CAT)
 
Direct measures of field-specific skills:
Area Concentration Achievement Tests (ACAT)
ETS Major Field Tests