Office of Institutional Effectiveness

Office of Institutional Effectiveness

The Office of Institutional Effectiveness supports the University mission through the effective use of accurate information for continuous institutional improvements, promoting transparency and consistency in procedures and processes, and facilitating ongoing assessment and evaluation in support of academic quality and student success.

The mission is achieved through the following objectives:

  • Guiding and facilitating the process of reaffirmation of accreditation.
  • Organizing and clarifying University and department policies, operating procedures, & data capture practices.
  • Coordinating a comprehensive system of Program Reviews that contribute to the mission and strategic goals of the University and the respective programs.
  • Consulting with departments, programs, faculty, and students from start to finish on research projects to ensure legitimacy and rigor of data.
  • Closing the assessment loop by facilitating the use of research to make informed resource allocation and policy decisions.
  • Ensuring that departmental goals align with the University’s strategic plan and that institutional enhancement efforts are effective.
  • Promoting and supporting faculty and institutional research.

Organization Chart

Office of Institutional Effectiveness Organization Chart

OIE Staff

  • Dr. Taiwo Ande, Dean, Office of Institutional Effectiveness & Accreditation Liaison Officer – (562) 902-3344
  • Tyra Wheeler-Zubia, Accreditation Manager – (562) 947-8755 x620
  • Kelsey Rogers, Institutional Effectiveness Support Specialist – (562) 947-8755 x544

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