Mission, Goals, and Vision Statement


The Office of Institutional Research, Assessment, and Planning (IRAP) will provide accurate, meaningful, and actionable data in a timely fashion to support university operations.


  1. Meet all mandatory and expected data reporting requirements of governmental, non-governmental, and commercial organizations.
  2. Conduct research and support academic and administrative units to improve learning outcomes and institutional efficiency and effectiveness.
  3. Improve data quality and integrity.
  4. Implement a university-wide Assessment Management System (AMS) for all academic and administrative functions.


To actively promote evidence-based decision making throughout the university.