"The effectiveness of an institution rests upon the contribution that each of the institution's programs and services makes toward achieving the goals of the institution as a whole." ----The Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Student learning takes place in the context of many interrelated programs and services. Elizabethtown College is committed to strengthening its programs and services with a program of meaningful institutional assessment. An annual Institutional Effectiveness Report disseminated to the campus community summarizes the results of these efforts.
A set of resources for measuring institutional effectiveness: Measuring Quality in Higher Education