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Institutional Research

Institutional Research


Institutional Research (IR) promotes informed decision-making and institutional effectiveness by collecting, analyzing, managing, and reporting information. IR synthesizes and analyzes data to create meaningful knowledge that is applied in the management of college operations. Through communication of institutional data, IR seeks to create a culture of accountability and transparency. Institutional Research plays a key role in strategic planning, advancing improvement projects, and developing performance indicators. The office also provides support for program review and assessment, the accreditation process, grant evaluation and state and federal reporting.


Adane Gebeyaw Kassa
Director, Institutional Research
(708) 709-7916
Office 1207

Robert (Bob) Coen
Data Analyst
(708) 709-3529
Office 1208