Liberal Arts Core

Evaluating and Improving the LAC

Academic excellence is the primary motive for Liberal Arts Core assessment at the University of Northern Iowa. The links below describe an assessment methodology that reflects the Liberal Arts Core commitment to assess student learning in such a way that it is meaningful to all stakeholders, including students, faculty and administrators. These processes allow us to examine our current practices with an eye to providing the best undergraduate education today and into the future. 


LAC Assessment Plan


Category Level Assessment

Category 1: Core Competencies

Category 2: Civilizations and Cultures

Category 3: Fine Arts, Literature, Philosophy and Religion

Category 4: Natural Science and Technology

 Category 5: Social Science

Category 6: Capstone Experience