Institutional Assessment

Institutional Assessment


The Department of Assessment coordinates assessments and evaluates activities associated with outcomes of the University’s Institutional and Strategic goals and objectives. The Department Assists and Supports programs and administrative reviews, and institutional effectiveness and accreditation. 


The core purpose of the Department of Assessment is to coordinate and monitor all assessment efforts for Clark Atlanta’s Academic Programs (AP), Administrative and Educational Support (AES) Units with the goal of ensuring continuous improvement of student learning and the quality of support services. The Department strives to enrich unit-level capacity with a focus on the effective use of assessment practices guided by the University’s Six – Step Annual Assessment and Improvement Process.

Contact Information

Dr. Lauren Lopez, VP for Planning, Assessment and IR/SACSCOC Accreditation Liaison

Phone: (404) 971-1593