Ephraim Schechter, Ph.D.


  • Consultation and assistance to colleges and universities who are:
    • Developing and implementing outcomes assessment programs.
    • Preparing outcomes-assessment and institutional-effectiveness components of accreditation self-studies.

  • Workshops in:
    • Developing an assessment process.
    • Assessing student learning outcomes in undergraduate and graduate degree programs and in general education programs.
    • Assessing administrative and support areas.
    • Using the internet as a resource and tool for assessment activities.


Dr. Schechter:

  • Has been a faculty member in experimental psychology, directed an academic program, and served as an institutional researcher and as an assessment director.

  • Has been involved in college and university outcomes assessment for over twenty-five years and has presented numerous workshops at national and regional assessment conferences.

  • Developed and maintained the well-known meta-list Internet Resources for Higher Education Outcomes Assessment.

  • Directed the assessment components of North Carolina State University's 2004 SACS reaffirmation.

  • Has coordinated campus-wide and focused survey projects and helped academic and administrative units develop and implement outcomes assessment programs.

Since retiring as NC State's University Director of Assessment at the end of 2004, Dr. Schechter has consulted on assessment, institutional effectiveness, and accreditation for campuses ranging from small local colleges to doctoral/research-extensive universities. He was a member of the Founding Board of Directors for the Association for Assessment of Learning in Higher Education (AALHE)

Clients Include:
  • Andrews University (Berrien Springs, MI)
  • Baltimore International College (Baltimore, MD)
  • Cuyahoga Community College (Cleveland, OH)
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (Daytona Beach, FL)
  • Georgia College & State University (Milledgeville, GA)
  • Meredith College (Raleigh, NC)
  • Methodist College (Fayetteville, NC)
  • New Leadership Alliance for Student Learning and Accountability
  • North Carolina State University (Raleigh, NC)
  • Ohio Board of Regents
  • Rice University (Houston, TX)
  • Sojourner-Douglass College (Baltimore, MD)
  • St. Francis College (Brooklyn Heights, NY)
  • SUNY Geneseo (Geneseo, NY)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (Lubbock, TX)
  • University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • University of North Carolina at Asheville
  • University of North Texas Dallas Campus
  • Virginia Commonwealth University (Richmond, VA)
  • Western Carolina University (Cullowhee, NC)
  • York College/CUNY (Jamaica, NY)
Workshops At:
  • Atlantic Assessment Conference
  • AAHE Assessment Conferences
  • AALHE Assessment Conferences
  • Blackboard Inc. Executive Seminars
  • IARC International Assessment & Retention Conference
  • IUPUI Assessment Institutes
  • Misericordia University Conference on Innovative Assessment Practice
  • MSCHE Annual Meeting
  • North Carolina State University Undergraduate Assessment Symposia
  • SACS Annual Meetings & Assessment Institutes
  • Regional & Local Assessment Meetings