HEIghten Critical Thinking Assessment

The HEIghten Critical Thinking assessment is administered in a single 45-minute testing session. Each test taker answers 26 questions. The item types include critical thinking sets, short arguments or informational passages, and sets that present conditions applicable to a fictional situation.

Content

Topics
Ways of Thinking
Skills
Critical Thinking
Subskills

Analyticity, Systemicity

Languages
English,
Chinese

Administration Information

Length
45 minutes
Price

$12 each up to 499
$11 each 500 to 999
$10 each 1,000+
$20.50 each remote proctored test session

Qualifications
Not indicated
Administration
Individual,
Paper,
Computer
Professional
Professional

Access and Use

Contact

1-800-745-0269

Open Access
No
Peer-Reviewed Study Citations

Liu, O. L., Mao, L., Frankel, L., & Xu, J. (2016). Assessing critical thinking in higher education: the HEIghten™ approach and preliminary validity evidence. Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 41(5), 677–694. doi: 10.1080/02602938.2016.1168358. https://s3.amazonaws.com/academia.edu.documents/51315509/Assessing_crit…

https://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/EJ1223384.pdf"

Psychometrics

Scoring
Computer scoring,
Manual scoring