Office of Academic Assessment



Examples of Student Learning Outcome Statements

and Assessment Plans


The links below will allow you to look at student learning outcomes statements and student outcomes assessment plans for various academic departments.  These resources may suggest wording for outcome statements and strategies for assessing student learning outcomes.   These resources are intended not to offer specific models of how things “should be done” but rather to provide triggers for conversation and planning. Institutions marked with the asterisk (*) are UNI peer institutions.



Arizona State University


Bowling Green State University




California State University-Chico (a sample of programs)


*Central Michigan University


Eastern Illinois University


George Mason University


Georgia State University


*Illinois State University


Indiana University- Purdue University at Indianapolis (scroll down to School Assessments) 


Iowa State University (some college links contain department links)


Kansas State University


Longwood University


Michigan State University


Montana State University


*Northern Arizona University


*Ohio University      


Oklahoma State University


Skidmore College (Examples by department from other colleges)


University of Colorado-Boulder


University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana


University of Maryland


University of Minnesota-Morris and


University of Nevada-Reno