Institutional Effectiveness

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The mission of the Office for Institutional Effectiveness is to support student and university success by increasing organizational capacity for collection and analysis of data and use of information for decision making and continuous improvement.  The Office provides direction and support for integrated planning, assessment, accreditation, and institutional research, including: 

  • Providing actionable data and information to internal and external stakeholders
  • Educating the campus community about data and institutional effectiveness
  • Encouraging the use of assessment to improve student learning and institutional outcomes
  • Facilitating compliance with MSCHE and disciplinary accreditation requirements & state and federal mandates
  • Facilitating campus improvement in data integrity
  • Facilitating campus improvement in policy development and renewal

Office for Institutional Effectiveness Staff

Associate Vice President
Sue Gerber

Research Analysts
Candace Amorino
Yvonne Cheng

Student Learning
Outcomes Assessment/Accreditation

Cheryl Swider
Liz Hickey

Policy Coordinator
Marva Wade

Contact Us

Main Office:
108 Hepburn Hall

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