Learning Outcomes

Valid Assessment of Learning in Undergraduate Education (VALUE) Initiative, 2015–Present

In 2015–2016, UMass Amherst participated in the multi-state, multi-institutional VALUE Initiative to assess student learning outcomes. In this report, we provide background on the national project and the decision to participate in it, briefly highlight findings, and then explain in more detail the nature of our participation and lessons learned.

Report on UMass Amherst’s Participation in the Second Pilot Year, 2016-2017
Final UMass Amherst VALUE Initiative Participation Report, 2016

2017-2018 VALUE Initiative Instructor Participation - Call for contributions

OAPA sent an invitation to all instructors teaching upper-level (300 or higher) courses to participate in this year’s MSC project. See the memo below for full information and the coversheet to submit your course for participation.