Core Assessment Results

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As part of the Sam Houston State University’s on-going Core Assessment efforts, the Office of Academic Planning and Assessment collects a wealth of assessment data and reports regarding the Core Learning Objectives identified by the THECB.  This website is designed provide access to these reports for use by all relevant constituents at SHSU.  If you have questions about this webpage, should need additional information, or are interested in using any of these data as part of your own research, please feel free to contact Jeff Roberts (jeff.roberts@shsu.edu).


Texas Core Objectives Assessment Report

Submitted to the THECB December 2018 - Report

Critical Thinking/Empirical and Quantitative Skills

Critical Thinking Assessment Test (CAT)

2017-2018

2016-2017

2015-2016

Texas Assessment of Critical Thinking Skills (TACTS)

2018-2019

2017-2018

2016-2017

2015-2016

Assessment of Written Communication (AWC)

2018-2019

2014-2018 

2017-2018

2016-2017

2015-2016

2014-2015

English Course-Level Writing Assessment

2015-2016

2014-2015

Personal Responsibility

Course-Embedded Contemporary Moral Issues Assessment (Note - this assessment also aligns with the objective of Social Responsibility)

2018-2019

2017-2018

2016-2017

2015-2016

Social Responsibility

Course-Embedded American Government (POLS 2305) Assessment

2015-2018

Course-Embedded Texas Government (POLS 2306) Assessment

2018-2019

2017-2018

2016-2017

2015-2016

National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)

The following institutional reports include questions that align with all of our Core Learning Objectives.

2018-2019

2015-2016