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Institutional Research

IRPE has responsibilities to:

  • assure data quality
  • maintain official university statistics
  • collect and analyze institutional data for decision support
  • conduct research studies on the issues of special interest
  • respond to national and international surveys about the institution
  • respond to internal and external data requests

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News & Announcements

The Fact Book was updated with 2021-22 counts of faculty and staff (June, 28, 2022)

Just posted (Jun 8, 2022): Hosch, B (2022). "The Graduation Gap: Why Fewer Men Graduate," presented at the Association for Institutional Research Annual Forum, Phoenix, AZ.

The Fact Book was updated with data fom Spring 2022 (February 16, 2022)



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Planning & Effectiveness

The Office of Institutional Research, Planning & Effectiveness supports the University’s efforts in monitoring progress on the Strategic Plan by developing, maintaining, and communicating key metrics.

Five Key Questions for Institutional Effectiveness

  1. What are we doing?
  2. Why are we doing it?
  3. How well are we doing it?
  4. How do we know?
  5. How do we use results to improve?

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