Office of Planning, Research, & Institutional Effectiveness

Who We Are:

The mission of the Office of Planning, Research and Institutional Effectiveness is to provide a comprehensive platform that supports decision-making efforts which integrate and advance institutional effectiveness, academic quality, and student success across the College through cultivating and nurturing a Culture of evidence, collaborative inquiry, and action.

What We Do:

  • The office reports directly to the College President and serves all constituencies stakeholders across the College.
  • The office provides oversight and coordination of annual and long-term planning efforts for the College.
  • The office provides oversight, management, support, and training of institutional research efforts across the College.
  • The office provides oversight and support for the college-wide outcomes and assessment process.
  • The office provides oversight and coordination of the Accreditation process.
  • The office provides oversight and support for the program review process.

Contacts:

Office of Planning, Research and Institutional Effectiveness 10440 Black Mountain Road Library and Learning Resource Center, Suite L-114L San Diego, CA 92126-2999 Phone: (619) 388-7333

Daniel Miramontez, Ph.D., Dean of Planning, Research and Institutional Effectiveness (PRIE), Library and Technology

(TBD), College-wide Outcomes and Assessment Facilitator

Xi Zhang, M.A. Research and Planning Analyst

(TBD), Research Associate

Val Sacro, Senior Secretary

Abby Watt, Research Assistant

Program Review Benchmark FAQ

Q: The program review form asks me to consider how our program is faring in relation to subject-level and college-level benchmarks. What are they, and why am I being asked to reference them?

A: In the process of completing your program review, you are asked to reference five benchmarks: the College-level Course Retention Benchmark, the College-level Successful Course Completion Benchmark, the Subject-level Course Retention Benchmark, the Subject-level Successful Course Completion Benchmark, and Awards benchmark.