Planning, Assessment & Information Services

Institutional Effectiveness Services

Placement tests

ACCUPLACER computerized placement tests in English, Mathematics, and Spanish are offered to incoming freshman students in summer, fall, and spring semesters.  For more information on ACCUPLACER, click on

Rising Junior Exam

The ETS Measure of Academic Proficiency and Progress (MAPP) test is administered to all rising juniors in the spring semester.  The MAPP measures college-level reading, critical thinking, writing, and mathematics in the context of material from the humanities, social studies, and natural sciences.  For information on MAPP, click on

Senior Exit Exam

The ETS Major Field Test (MFT) is administered to all students in the School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics.  The MFT measures the critical knowledge and understanding of the student in the major field of study.  For information on MFT, click on

SSI/IPS Surveys

Noel-Levitz Student Satisfaction Inventory measures importance and satisfaction of students with various campus issues.  The Institutional Priorities Survey is the companion survey for administrators, faculty, and staff.  For more information on Student Satisfaction Inventory and Institutional Priorities Survey, click on

Senior Exit Survey

The Senior Exit Survey measures the satisfaction levels of graduating seniors with their overall learning experiences at Claflin University.

The Office of Testing & Assessment can provide

  • any sub group analysis for the assessment data collected at the institution.
  • assistance in developing and administering online surveys , and data analysis.
  • support for writing the methodology section for grant applications.