Doctor of Pharmacy
Program Assessment Resources
This Section contains:
- A Guide for Pharm.D. Program Assessment and Appendices
- Select Assessment References
A Guide for Pharm.D. Program Assessment and it associated Appendices
were created in conjunction with the American
Association of Colleges of Pharmacy.
The Guide is intended to assist colleges and schools of pharmacy
develop, maintain and improve a plan for assessment to meet the
needs of Pharm.D. program improvement and accreditation. This Guide
and the Appendices were reviewed by a number of colleagues prior
to completion of the current version. These materials are intended
to be updated and reviewed every 1 to 2 years, in order to provide
specific examples of assessment plans and tools.
Both the Guide for Pharm.D. Program Assessment and the Appendices
can be downloaded by clicking on the following.
The Guide contains the following sections:
- Introduction and Background
- Data Collection and Use
The Appendices contain additional material on:
- General and Specific References on Assessment
- Examples of Assessment at Universities and Colleges
- Assessment Centers, Groups, Organizations, Conferences, Products
- Statements from Pharmacy Accreditation, Education and Practice
- Issues in Creating Assessment Instruments
Select Assessment References
JW. Benchmarking in Higher Education: Adapting Best Practices
to Improve Quality. ASHE-ERIC Higher Education Report Series 24:5.
San Francisco, Jossey-Bass, 1995.
T. Classroom Assessment and Research: An Update on Uses, Approaches,
and Research Findings. New Directions for Teaching and Learning
#75. San Francisco, Jossey-Bass, 1998.
TA, Cross KP. Classroom Assessment Techniques: A Handbook for
College Teachers. Second Edition. San Francisco, Jossey-Bass,
M. Learning That Lasts: Integrating Learning, Development, and
Performance in College and Beyond. San Francisco, Jossey-Bass,
CA, Banta TW. Assessment Essentials: Planning, Implementing, and
Improving Assessment in Higher Education. San Francisco, Jossey-Bass,
Collection of Assessment Tools Used In Colleges/Schools of Pharmacy
This section is under development.