The Office of Institutional Research and Assessment* (IRA) serves as the university's primary coordinator and monitor of data and information collection for the university. IRA collects data and information from both internal and external sources, and employs qualitative as well as quantitative analysis techniques for reporting to internal and external clients. The office compiles, analyzes and disseminates information to university administrators, faculty, and staff, and assists the university and individual units in developing and employing assessment tools and processes in efforts to enhance overall institutional effectiveness. IRA serves as the primary source for comprehensive, authoritative, and reliable information about the institution.
|* Partially funded by Title III