Elkin resident achieves mastery level at FSU

Staff Report

FAYETTEVILLE — The Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA+) is a national assessment of critical thinking and written communication, two skills that are essential to success in higher education and careers. Fayetteville State University administers the CLA+ to entering freshmen, rising juniors, and graduating seniors to assess their proficiency and improvement over time. A mastery level of Proficient indicates that a student has the skills expected of a successful college graduate, ready to move on to a professional career or graduate education.

Zoee Byrd of Elkin achieved a mastery level of Proficient on the CLA in fall 2017.

FSU is the second-oldest public institution in North Carolina. A member of the University of North Carolina System, FSU has more than 6,000 students and offers degrees in more than 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

Staff Report

comments powered by Disqus