- Improved decision-making effectiveness and efficiency
- Improved ability to recruit students and resources
- Data for external accrediting groups
- Opportunities for research in Veterinary Medical Education
Our classrooms, laboratories, instructional web-sites, and other learning environments provide rich opportunities for research and inquiry. Our staff are happy to help you articulate research plans and identify potentially promising areas of research, and collaborate with you on sponsored research projects, papers, and presentations.
The Office of Curricular and Student Assessment is dedicated to advancing the mission of the Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine (ISUCVM) by providing assessment support for high quality veterinary medical education and to students, faculty and staff. We strive to provide expert guidance for best practices for teaching and for conducting research. We work in partnership with the rest of the college to ensure that the ISUCVM has the necessary information to support continuous curricular improvement and meet accreditation criteria.