Cleveland State University

Office of Student Learning Assessment

Frequently Asked Questions (2)

What are Direct and Indirect measures?

Direct measures provide evidence of actual learning, e.g. paper, exam, artistic performance.

Indirect measures provide evidence about characteristics associated with learning, e.g., student perception surveys, focus group interviews, alumni surveys.

For examples of direct and indirect measures click here


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Mailing Address
Office of Student Learning Assessment
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue, AC225
Cleveland, OH 44115-2214

Campus Location
Parker Hannifin Admin. Center 225
2300 Euclid Avenue

Phone 216.687.4700

Dr. Joshua G Bagaka's, Director

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