The Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Decision Support (IEDS), established on January 1, 2021, aims at enabling data-driven decision making and effective assessment using best practices and state-of-the-art tools. Its functions and activities focus on three key dimensions:
- Data analytics: includes data access and warehousing, benchmarking, metrics and dashboards, surveys and reporting, data modeling, data visualization, and predictive analytics;
- Assessment: includes academic programs and units assessment, program costing, teaching effectiveness, and the evaluation of student experience;
- Decision support: includes enrollment management, MSCHE Accreditation, strategic initiatives, and institutional progress and performance.