Institutional Effectiveness Framework

Virginia Western follows a cyclical planning and assessment process wherein areas set objectives, determine measures for success, gather and analyze data, make changes based on the results, and document improvements as they begin the cycle again.

Planning & Assessment

How the Pieces Fit Together

Planning and assessment impacts a variety of processes throughout the College.

General Education

Virginia Western’s general education learning outcomes, or core competencies, are designed to promote student learning that helps prepare students for life and work.