The mission of the Office of Institutional Research and Assessment is to collect, analyze, and disseminate data as needed for faculty, staff, and administration purposes of internal benchmarking, grant applications, and external reports required by state regents, accrediting agencies and other constituencies.
In fulfilling the mission the following items need to be to be continually strive for:
Prepare customized data queries for grants and other institutional needs
Provide annual institutional snapshots and other summary reports to assist with strategic planning
Coordinate surveys of employees, students, and alumni
Conduct research projects and analyses for the purpose of supporting administrative decisions and improving instructional programs and student success
Coordinate co-curricular assessment
Respond to data needs for state and regional accreditation requirements