Institutional Effectiveness

Institutional Effectiveness

About the Office

The Office for Institutional Effectiveness works to increase organizational capacity for collection and analysis of data and use of information for decision making and continuous improvement.  The Office provides leadership and direction for integrated planning, assessment, accreditation, and institutional research.

The Office supports:

  • Integrity of data and data-related practices
  • Provision of useful information and analyses to internal and external stakeholders
  • Compliance with MSCHE Standards and fulfillment of disciplinary accreditation obligations
  • Substantive use of program-level assessment to improve student learning and institutional outcomes
  • Education of the campus community about institutional effectiveness, assessment, planning, institutional research, and accreditation


Main Office:
108 Hepburn Hall

Associate Vice President:
Sue Gerber

Research Analysts:
Candace Amorino
Yvonne Cheng
Julian Garcia

Student Learning
Outcomes Assessment:

Cheryl Swider

College of Education

Elizabeth Hickey

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