Founded in 1947, Daemen College is a small, private college located in Amherst, New York. NILOA selected Daemen College as a case study site due to their involvement in the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) consortium on the Degree Qualifications Profile (DQP). As part of this project, Daemen College engaged with the DQP to further… Read more »
As the Utah State University (USU) mission states, USU is one of the â€œnationâ€™s premier student-centered land-grant and space-grant universities.â€ USU fosters the â€œprinciple that academics come firstâ€, and as an institution strives to â€œcultivate diversity of thought and culture, serving the public through learning, discovery, and engagement.â€ USU was selected as a DQP/Tuning case… Read more »
Alvernoâ€™s approach to assessment is thoughtful, intentional, and distinctive, and the college has been recognized as a pioneer in assessing student learning.
McKendree University engaged with the DQP toÂ refine their Diverse Perspectives outcome, as well as their innovative crosswalk of the DQPâ€™s five areas of learning with McKendreeâ€™s seven student learning outcomes, the Association of American Colleges and Universitiesâ€™ Liberal Education and Americaâ€™s Promise (LEAP) Essential Learning Outcomes, and the National Collegiate Athletic Associationâ€™s (NCAA) Division II… Read more »
The American Public University System offers online education through American Public University and American Military University. Founded in 1991 by a retired Marine Corps officer who envisioned an innovative way to offer quality and affordable education to the U.S. armed forces, American Military University (AMU) later extended its reach to those in or seeking to… Read more »