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Mission of PVCC’s Institutional Effectiveness Office
Institutional Effectiveness at Paradise Valley Community College contributes to institutional learning and continuous improvement through support of strategic planning, assessment, program review, and institutional research efforts.
Primary Functions of PVCC’s Institutional Effectiveness Office
Provide data to inform decision making
Coordinate the strategic planning process
Develop and implement performance indicators related to the institution’s mission and priorities
Collect, analyze, and disseminate information regarding status, trends, and accomplishments
Support assessment of student learning
Coordinate regional accreditation initiatives
Guiding Values of PVCC’s Institutional Effectiveness Office
Advance PVCC’s mission, vision, and values
Inform institutional learning by evaluating data and developing knowledge about trends, changes, and findings of note
Provide information in various forms to support different styles of learning and understanding (e.g., numeric form, graphs, narrative)
Use appropriate research methods and reporting processes, which include awareness of accuracy and integrity
Conduct work in a professional manner of respect and customer service
Adhere to the Association for Institutional Researcher (AIR) Code of Ethics