Other ETS Higher Education Products

ETS offers other products that support the assessment and evaluation requirements of higher education institutions. Contact an ETS Advisor if you have questions or need help determining what is suitable for your program needs.

HEIghten® Outcomes Assessment Suite

NEW! The HEIghten® Outcomes Assessment Suite is a suite of general education assessments that are customizable to meet an institution's needs and provide evidence of student learning outcomes. The modular suite of assessments consists of six modules that include Critical Thinking, Written Communication and Quantitative Literacy. Digital Information Literacy, Civic Competency & Engagement, and Intercultural Competency & Diversity will be available soon.

ETS® Proficiency Profile

The ETS® Proficiency Profile is a general education outcomes assessment that measures four core skills — reading, writing, mathematics and critical thinking — in a single exam. Institutions use the assessment results to document performance for self-evaluation, strategic planning, measurement of student achievement and accreditation. Testing is available in nonproctored online and in proctored paper-and-pencil and online formats.

ETS® Major Field Tests (MFT)

The Major Field Tests are innovative undergraduate and MBA outcomes assessments designed to measure the basic knowledge and understanding achieved by students in a major field of study. Testing is available online and in paper-and-pencil format.

SIR II and e-SIR Surveys

The SIR II course evaluation survey objectively captures students' perceptions of their higher education learning experiences. It helps postsecondary schools assess the quality of instruction, reward teaching excellence and strengthen academic programs. It is available online, via ETS, and in paper-and-pencil format. The e-SIR version is designed specifically for distance-learning courses.

Criterion® Online Writing Evaluation Service

The Criterion® Online Writing Evaluation service is a web-based application that evaluates a student's writing skills and within seconds provides diagnostic feedback and a holistic score. Students use the Criterion service to plan, write and revise essays using free online planning templates and writer's handbooks.