Accreditation & Assessment Resources


College/Program Accreditation

For specific questions regarding Higher Learning Commission accreditation, please contact Kendra Schmid, PhD.

Higher Learning Commission Policiess

Federal Compliance


Assessment Commons We are an open learning space that curates content for faculty and assessment professionals through resources and tools for student learning outcomes assessment, teaching and learning, program review and accreditation.
Assessment Glossary glossary of commonly used assessment vocabulary.
Assessment Tools/Technologies
  • ExamSoftTM
  • EvalKit
Degree Qualification Profile The Degree Qualifications Profile (DQP) outlines a set of reference points for what students should know and be able to do upon completion of associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees – in any field of study.
The Assessment Institute (IUPUI) The Assessment Institute in Indianapolis is the nation’s oldest and largest event focused exclusively on outcomes assessment in higher education and is designed to provide opportunities for:
National Institution for Learning Outcomes Assessment NILOA’s primary objective is to discover and disseminate ways that academic programs and institutions can productively use assessment data internally to inform and strengthen undergraduate education, and externally to communicate with policy makers, families and other stakeholders.