External Links

Association of American Colleges & Universities provides information on various assessment initiatives and resources.

Commission on the Future of Undergraduate Education provides information on the national strategy for undergraduate education.

Community College Survey of Student Engagement (CCSSE) provides information about the nationally-normed survey of students' exposure to good practices in undergraduate education.

Introduction to Classroom Assessment Techniques is the Penn State University's Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence’s review of various CATs.

Middle State Commission on Higher Education Assessment Resources provides downloadable publications from MSCHE

National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the part of the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences that collects and analyzes data related to education.

New York State Education Department offers information on the five main branches of the University of the State of New York, State Education Department

State University of New York (SUNY):


If you are thinking of doing a survey, download this two page guide with questions and answers to consider before beginning the process - Survey Guidelines.

OLAP Cubes

Click the links below for some general guidance on manipulating data in OLAP (Online Analytical Processing) Cubes.