Psychometrics is a field concerned with the valid and reliable measurement of knowledge, skills, competencies, abilities, attitudes, psychological traits, and educational attainment.

The field of psychometrics combines the study of measurement and the application of advanced statistics. At Avens, we strive to use the best methods for the job. Our psychometrics expertise allows us to find and create the most appropriate measures to get you the answers you need.

Some of the services we offer include:

Scale/Assessment Development and Validation

Survey Development

Item Development Training and Workshops

Alignment and Blueprinting Studies

Development of Performance Level Descriptors and Benchmarks

Standard Setting

Item Analyses and Reporting

Pilot Analyses and Reporting


Staff Engagement


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