Assessment Funding Opportunities
The Office of Academic Assessment and Effectiveness supports assessment-related initiatives and activities throughout the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University. Funding requests can be submitted here.
In-house assessment workshops are available to departments and programs to evaluate the effectiveness of current learning outcomes and assessment methods. A limit of two awards is given per academic year.
Major field test expenses are covered by OAAE. Programs should schedule a meeting with the office to determine budget in term preceding the test or examination.
Quality assurance studies are the systematic process of determining the effectiveness of an assessment measurement tool. A limit of two awards is given per academic year with a minimum of two-year commitment cycle.
Assessment-related professional development opportunities for individual faculty and staff are funded by the OAAE office. A limit of two awards are given per academic year.
Program review and specialty accreditation expenses are covered by OAAE. Programs should schedule a meeting with the office to determine budget and allowable expenditures in May preceding the self-study.