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Academic Affairs Assessment


The Division of Academic Affairs fosters an engaging and effective educational environment that promotes the pursuit of outstanding teaching and learning; research, scholarship, and other creative endeavors; and service. This site provides information about our organization, programs, and operations.


  • Continuously improve academic programs and curricula by incorporating relevant instructional and assessment practices.
  • Create opportunities for and encourage students to apply knowledge and skills gained from traditional classroom settings through internships, practicums, research, creative projects, service learning and community engagement.
  • Enhance the impact of student learning and faculty scholarship beyond the classroom to the campus community, the region, the nation and the world.
  • Enrich the learning environment by utilizing a broad range of pedagogical approaches, information resources, and technologies.
  • Provide resources and opportunities to advance the development of faculty and professional staff so they excel in their performance and contributions to the College community and their professions.
  • Support educational opportunity and academic success for all students including those underserved constituencies.
  • Support student progress towards graduation, post-baccalaureate education, and employment goals through advisement, coordinated support services, and effective communication systems.
  • Support the acquisition and development of research and sponsored programs that advance knowledge and benefit College initiatives.

The Academic Affairs Assessment Unit is part of the Academic Affairs Division.