Institutional Level Assessment Plan Goals

Upstate’s Mission:

To improve the health of the communities we serve through education, biomedical research, and healthcare 

Statement on Assessment:

We view it as our professional responsibility to assess learners, faculty members and programs. We value assessment in courses and programs to provide evidence of adequate knowledge, ability and skills to advance Upstate’s mission. 

Institutional Student Learning Outcomes:

Graduates will demonstrate:

  1. Knowledge and skills specific to their discipline
  2. Ability to engage in inquiry, analysis/reasoning, and creative problem-solving
  3. Ethical and professional behavior
  4. Effective communication