Academic Assessment mission
The assessment mission supports the institutional mission and values of:
- Exemplary teaching
- Life-long learning
- Quality and improvement
Columbia College endorses the main tenets of the Higher Learning Commission Statement on Assessment of Student Learning.
- Students will learn what they need to know to attain personal success and fulfill their public responsibilities in the 21st century.
- Faculty will have the fundamental role in developing and sustaining systematic assessment of student learning.
- All assessment strategies will include explicit public statements regarding the knowledge, skills and attitudes students should possess as a result of completing course and program requirements.