CAS Standards respond to student needs, the requirements of sound pedagogy, and the effective management of 45 functional areas. Individuals and institutions from 41 CAS member organizations comprise a constituency of over 115,000 professionals. Representing a significant majority of higher education practitioners in student programs and services throughout the country and beyond, CAS provides tools to higher education leaders assessing institutional effectiveness, student learning, and outcomes.
Learn about the redesigned Self-Assessment Guides
In conjunction with the 9th edition of CAS Professional Standards for Higher Education, CAS released new tools to help programs and services measure how well they meet the CAS standards.
CAS is excited to announce the release of a new set of standards for Case Management Services, developed in partnership with experts in Case Management from the Higher Education Case Managers Association (HECMA).
CAS Releases New Cross-Functional Frameworks
CAS is excited to announce the release of a new product, the Cross-Functional Framework. Two initial frameworks have been released with accompanying Self-Assessment Guides (SAGs): the Cross-Functional Framework for Advancing Health and Well-Being, and the Cross-Functional Framework for First-Year Experiences.
CAS In Memoriam: Memories of Marybeth
Laura Dean, Past President of CAS, shares memories of Dr. Marybeth Drechsler Sharp, who died in June 2018 after serving as CAS Executive Director for the past six years.
- CAS Presidents, past and present, talk about 40 Years of CAS on The HigherEd Live podcast (2019)
- CAS President Gavin Henning launches assessment blog series (2017-2018)
- Check out Using the CAS Professional Standards: Divese Examples of Practice (2017)