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Assessment

Mount St. Mary’s College has a culture of assessment.  This means

  • Community members share a common commitment to improving student learning and a common language to guide this work
  • Students know at the outset what their expected learning outcomes are for the course, the major or program, and the general studies curriculum.
  • Faculty and staff continually assess the nature and extent of student learning.
  • Lessons about student learning inform curricular, pedagogical, and administrative decisions.
  • The goal of assessment efforts at MSMC is to improve teaching and learning.
  • The overall results of student performance will be available to students, faculty, staff and other interested parties on College webpages

Outcomes

  1. Students are able to access information from appropriate sources.

  2. Students are able to evaluate the information they find (academic vs. popular).

  3. Students are able to evaluate the information they find (academic vs. popular).

  4. Students are able to apply an appropriate research process for their assignment.