Fowler College of Business

Assessment Culture

assessment day
Dr. Marilee Bresciani

Professor of Post Secondary Education, SDSU
Author of five books on assessment including Outcomes-Based Academic and Co-Curricular Program Review: A Compilation of Institutional Good Practices.

Dr. Mary Celsi

Associate Dean, CSU Long Beach, College of Business
"Our successful AACSB experience – Challenges & Successes in Assurance of Learning"
(Download PlenarySessionI-GuestSpeakers.pptx)

Breakout Sessions
  1. AACSB & AOL

    Gail Naughton, Former Dean & Mary Celsi, Associate Dean (CSULB)
    "What an AACSB team looks for in AOL"
    (Download AACSB-AOL Handout (docx))


  1. Nik Varaiya & Kathy Krentler in Point/Counterpoint
    (Download BreakoutSession-PointCounterpoint.pptx)

  2. Developing & Using Rubrics – a "Hands-on" Workshop
    • Christine Probett, MGT & MIS Departments
    • Lois Olson, MKT Department
Best Practices Plenary Session

CBA Assessment Committee Departmental Reps – Panel presentation on best practices and best closing the loop examples from various departments in the CBA.
John Anderson, George Easton, Lois Olson, Amy Randel, Nik Varaiya

College Level Program Assessment
BSBA Program
  • Kathy Krentler, Director of Undergraduate Programs
  • Annette Easton, Chair, CBA Undergraduate Committee
MBA Program
  • Dave Ely, Director of Graduate Programs
  • Heather Honea, Chair, CBA Graduate Committee
best practices