Sample Sizes Needed for 5% Error Margin

Sample Sizes Needed for 5% Error Margin (Suskie, 2018) Number of students from which to draw samples Random sample size


1000 278 500 217 350 184 200 132 100 80 50 44


Resources, Tools, Templates, Examples Writing learning outcomes

Select language that aligns with your expectations for student learning. While not the end-all, be-all, the Bloom's Taxonomy of Cognitive Process Dimensions (revised) provides a good framework from which to get curious about the language you use to describe your expectations for student behaviors, performances, and / or habits of mind.