Our Mission

The Office of Institutional Effectiveness, Research and Planning facilitates the process for informed decision making in support of student success and community needs by providing leadership in the following areas:

  • District and program planning
  • Analysis of program effectiveness
  • Development of key performance indicators
  • Promoting data literacy
  • Nourishing a culture of inquiry
  • Identifying opportunity to advance student  success through research and grant evaluations

Mission Alignment

The Office of Institutional Effectiveness, Research and Planning (IERP) uses the activities such as data analysis, planning, and thoughtful research to transform the lives of all members of the District. This includes identifying areas of growth by reviewing the District's measurable outcomes and strategic indicators of success.

IERP uses the District Vision as guidance to ensure that all data reports, visualizations, analysis, and recommendations use a lens that will help students thrive.

IERP engages in annual research projects that highlights the District mission. IERP also develops a planning process for all areas to embody all aspects of the District mission, vision, and value statements.