Office of institutional assessment

SCAD’s office of institutional assessment is an assembled team of assessment, education, art, design, and organizational researchers with nearly 50 years of experience in producing research tools and analyzing and interpreting data. OIA is comprised of the dean of institutional effectiveness and assessment, the director of institutional assessment, four senior assessment coordinators and one assessment coordinator.

The office of institutional assessment is the university’s central office for the facilitation of all program, department, and institution-level assessment activities. OIA supports the university’s success and growth by fostering a culture that understands, values, and uses assessment data to support evidence-based decisions that enhance student learning, promote a positive university experience, and further SCAD’s reputation as a leader in art and design education.

For more information about SCAD’s comprehensive assessment system, email SCAD's office of institutional assessment at or call 912.525.5878.