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Wednesday, April 22 or Saturday, April 25

Advanced Program Assessment Workshop - Atlanta, GA

Atlanta, GA

During the Advanced Program Assessment workshop, participants work in small groups to develop an assessment and evaluation framework using sample scenarios and simulations.

Wednesday, April 22 or Saturday, April 25

Fundamentals of Program Assessment Workshop - Atlanta, GA

Atlanta, GA

This one-day workshop is for those who are new to program assessment. Location: Atlanta, GA.

April 23 - 24, 2015

2015 ABET Symposium - Atlanta, GA

Atlanta, GA

The ABET Symposium is the premier event in quality assurance and innovations in technical education worldwide. It brings together hundreds of leaders in academe, industry, and government, while promoting peer-to-peer and expert interaction around continuous quality improvement and ABET accreditation.

The 2015 ABET Symposium will be held Thursday, April 23, and Friday, April 24, in Atlanta, Georgia. The program will consist of presentations from invited speakers and those selected through an open call for abstracts.

April 24, 2015

Education and Assessment of Student Outcomes Related to Professional Practice

Student outcomes (f) and (h) of ABET's general criteria encompass skills and behaviors related to professional and ethical responsibility and the broad knowledge to appreciate engineering's impact on human life. In the workshop, the presenters compare and contrast different modes of teaching career-related professional skills and show the effectiveness of a stand-alone, one-credit-hour course to teach Engineering Standards & Professional Ethics. Participants gather ideas and experiences regarding teaching and assessment of the outcomes related to professional practice in the context of students' culture. They also experience some assessment techniques from examples of assessment methods used and results.

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Accreditation Outside of the U.S.

Currently, ABET accredits 420 programs at 87 institutions in 28 countries outside of the United States. These programs span computing, engineering, and engineering technology disciplines.