The Office of Institutional Research and Assessment (OIRA) is the primary unit responsible for the college-wide coordination of assessment activities and is aimed at understanding and improving student learning. The focus of academic assessment at Hood College is on student learning outcomes and includes the review of all academic programs and a wide variety of classroom-based assessment activities.
Areas of Academic Assessment at Hood College:
- Academic Program Review
- Co-curricular Assessment
- Core Curriculum Assessment
- Graduate Program Assessment
- Undergraduate Assessment
Assessment Support and Resources
Chalk & Wire System
Chalk & Wire
The OIRA compiles various assessment resources, tools, rubrics and sites of related interest.