Evaluation Glossary

Post-test Only Design

A study design to evaluate performance after the administration of a program, project, subproject, or specific component.


Yarbrough, D. B., Shulha, L. M., Hopson, R. K., and Caruthers, F. A. (2011). The program evaluation standards: A guide for evaluators and evaluation users (3rd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Related Terms

After-Only Designs
Ex-post Evaluation
Ex-post Facto Design
One-shot Case Study