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Assessment at DWU

Assessment at Dakota Wesleyan University (DWU) is considered an integral element of the educational process.  Assessment practices are faculty and staff driven and supported by DWU administration, and they are implemented for the express purpose of improving student learning and enhancing the quality of the educational experience at DWU.  The DWU mission and values of learning, leadership, faith and service provide the foundation for assessment. 

Assessment Practices at DWU

Hear about assessment practices at DWU from Amy Novak, provost and executive vice president.


Value of Assessment Practices

Faculty find value in assessment practices, and they have used assessment results to improve student learning.  Hear what Dr. Anne Kelly, chair of the DWU Psychology Department, shares about the value of assessment practices. 


Student Participation in Assessment Practices

DWU students participate in assessment practices, and a student representative serves on the DWU Assessment Committee and provides student input regarding the implementation of the assessment plan.  History major Christen Hildebrandt shares his thoughts related to assessment. 
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