Direct and Indirect Assessment Methods and Procedures

Goodman School of Business

Direct and Indirect Assessment Methods and Procedures

For undergraduate and graduate programs, direct assessment procedures based on individual performance include, but are not limited to:

  • Examinations and quizzes
  • Standardized examination (e.g., ETS Major Field Test in Business)
  • Individual Written papers
  • Oral presentations (Group presentations only where each group member speaks)
  • Individual Case analyses

Indirect assessments of learning and related support services are conducted through:

  • Surveys of graduating students
  • Tracking the nature of graduating students employment
  • Surveys of alumni
  • Feedback from Co-Op employers
  • Suggestions made by the Undergraduate and Graduate Program Committees