University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the UT Measurement and Evaluation Center Records, 1964-1999



Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Texas at Austin. Measurement and Evaluation Center
Title: UT Measurement and Evaluation Center Records,
Dates: 1964-1999
Abstract: The Measurement and Evaluation Center coordinates university testing programs, including examinations for course credit and placement, and serves as a test center for many examinations offered on a worldwide basis. Records contain director correspondence files and gift and donation records.
Accession No.: 2003-069
OCLC No.: 965447843
Extent: 10 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

The Measurement and Evaluation Center (MEC), today known as the Center for Teaching and Learning, coordinates University testing programs, including examinations for course credit and placement. It also serves as a test center for many examinations offered on a worldwide basis. In addition to the testing programs, the MEC evaluates the effectiveness of UT in achieving the goals of its educational program through different studies, as well as assists faculty members with the construction, processing, and analysis of tests or other measuring instruments.

Sources:

"Chapter 4 Academic Policies and Procedures: Measurement and Evaluation Center." University of Texas at Austin General Information 2000-2001. Accessed March 24, 2015. http://www.utexas.edu/student/registrar/catalogs/gi00-01/ch4/ch4f.html

"Center for Teaching and Learning."University of Texas at Austin. Accessed March 24, 2015.http://ctl.utexas.edu/


Scope and Contents

Records within this collection contain direct correspondence files between the Director and the Executive Assistant, as well as gift and donation records.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Organizations)
University of Texas at Austin. Measurement and Evaluation Center.
Places
Austin (Tex.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

UT Measurement and Evaluation Center, 1964-1999, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by archives staff.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

box
4Ad126 H. Paul Kelly, Director, and Liz Landeros, Executive Assistant, correspondence files, 1964-1999
Gift and donation records, 1971-1979