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Members of the Institutional Research and Assessment team:
Kristy Bishop, Ph.D.,
Director of Research and Assessment
Phone 816.604.1165
 
Senior Research Analyst
Phone 816.604.1492
 
Jennifer Arth, B.M.E.,
Research Analyst
816.604.1167
 
Tami Knight, M.S.,
Research Analyst
Phone 816.604.1345
 
FOCUS Grant Assessment Coordinator
Phone: 816.604.1138
 
MOWINS Assessment Coordinator
Phone: 816.604.1482
 
 
Office Fax: 816.759.1158
 

Institutional Research & Assessment

Core Values: Integrity – personal and professional; Highest Quality in providing accurate and timely data and analysis; Easily Accessible and Understandable data and reports; Maintain a spirit of Collegiality and Teamwork in working relations; Transparency and Consultation and Collaboration

Mission: The office of Institutional Research and Assessment provides the highest quality data and analyses to facilitate and enhance assessment, policy development and decision making aimed at improving the educational experience of Metropolitan Community College students. Additionally, we submit data to external agencies to maintain MCC’s federal, state and accreditation compliance.

Vision: The office of Institutional Research and Assessment responds to the information and analytical needs of MCC by applying and advancing the standards of Institutional Research for continuous educational improvement.

Established to provide technical assistance to administrators, faculty and staff of Metropolitan Community College, the office of Institutional Research and Assessment assists district personnel by performing:

  • methodological design and issues
  • database development for research studies
  • student tracking
  • needs assessment
  • evaluation design
  • observational studies
  • quantitative and qualitative analysis and reporting
Last Modified: 5/8/14