CAS Announces 2012 Publications

Washington, DC: The Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education (CAS) announces the publication of the 8th Edition of the book, CAS Professional Standards for Higher Education, and its release on August 1, 2012. Pre-orders for the updated publication are now being accepted. The book of standards is the defining source of professional standards for many of the services provided to students in higher education.

Along with the book, CAS is also releasing an updated CD of all 43 functional area self-assessment guides (SAGs). The SAGs provide the institution with a strategy for assessing program and service effectiveness based on the evidence a team gathers and evaluates.