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UMKC Successfully Completes the HLC Assessment Academy

October 21st, 2013 · Comments Off · Accreditation, Administration, Announcement, Assessment, Faculty, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Assessment.] As part of its accreditation efforts, UMKC participated in the Higher Learning Commission (HLC)’s Academy for Assessment of Student Learning for the past six years.  UMKC’s primary initiatives for the Academy have centered on revising and assessing General Education, as well […]

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Check out ‘The Assessable Roo’ – UMKC’s Outcomes Assessment Newsletter

July 24th, 2012 · Comments Off · Accreditation, Administration, Assessment, Faculty

Dr. Nathan Lindsay, the Assistant Vice Provost for Assessment, presents the second issue of The Assessable Roo – UMKC’s quarterly newsletter highlighting assessment principles and best practices. The June issue features articles outlining how assessment has been helpful in recent accreditation reviews in the Bloch School of Management and School of Education.  Another article highlights […]

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School of Education receives continuing accreditation

April 17th, 2012 · Comments Off · Academic units, Accreditation, Diversity

[The following was provided by the School of Education.] Dean Wanda J. Blanchett announced that the School of Education received its continuing accreditation by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE).

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UMKC School of Nursing announces latest NCLEX pass rate

February 7th, 2012 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Academic units, Accreditation, Assessment, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals, Students

[The following was provided by UMKC School of Nursing.] Since 2006, the percentage of graduates from the UMKC School of Nursing pre-licensure nursing program passing the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) on first attempt has been higher than the national and Missouri averages. The graduates in 2011 were no exception with a pass rate of 90.32%. [See […]

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Life and Health Sciences Advisory Council Review of Consultant Report, Jan. 09, 2012

January 24th, 2012 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Academic units, Accreditation, Administration, Communications, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals, Research

[The following was submitted to UMatters by UMKC Division of Academic Affairs and the Office of the Provost.] External Review Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Economic Development University of Missouri-Kansas City December 9, 2011 Drs. R. F. Shangraw, Jr. of Arizona State University and Richard Marchase of The University of Alabama at […]

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UMKC’s animal care and use program receives full re-accreditation

November 29th, 2011 · Comments Off · Accreditation, Administration, Affiliated groups, Announcement, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Life Sciences, Research

[The following was provided by UMKC’s Office of Research Services.] Following a review by the Council on Accreditation of the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC International), UMKC’s animal care and use program has received full re-accreditation. The following is an excerpt from the AAALAC International letter, dated November 17, 2011, […]

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