The Mid-Plains Community College (MPCC) Office of Institutional Research and Planning (OIRP) serves in a supportive role for MPCC’s seven locations. Under the leadership of Tad Pfeifer, M.S., the team examines a wide range of data in order to translate it into information that stakeholders can use.
OIRP facts, figures, and reports cover a multitude of areas including admissions, financial aid, curriculum, enrollment management, staffing, student life, finance, facilities, athletics, and alumni relations.
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Area Director of Institutional Research, Planning & Grants
The mission of the Office of Institutional Research and Planning is to provide accurate, timely, and relevant information and data analysis to internal and external constituents in order to promote quality educational opportunities for lifelong student learning.
Student Learning Outcomes
Student Learning Outcomes are the measures the institution uses as indicators of the effectiveness of the teaching and other institutional efforts toward student success at MPCC. Reports that contain outcome performance currently include the annual Completer Report, Assessment Bulletin, and Students’ Assessment of Instruction summaries.
These reports summarize the results from a surveys completed by graduates of Mid-Plains Community College and the graduates’ employers.
Sample Assessment Matrices
Students’ Assessment of Instruction Summaries
These reports summarize college-wide student ratings of instruction by term. They include both on campus and online results.
The information found in this report outlines the financial, instructional and physical condition of Mid-Plains Community College for 2014-2015.
This is a pamphlet that is updated yearly with financial statements, enrollment numbers and a variety of facts about the college.
This document reflects a new form of accreditation and is founded on the principles of continuous quality improvement and has been adopted by the Board of Governors to ensure that the College is sustaining a course of educational excellence.
Strategic Planning Process
Trends & Statistics
The Trends and Statistics fact book provides essential data elements for making better decisions. The data pertains to such areas as demographics, education, economics, workforce, placement and technology. The goal of the fact book is to provide information which leads the college to examine internal and external environments, to provide information that drives strategic directions and institutional goals, and for the college to better align with institutional planning and decision-making. Sections of the fact book will be updated on the web throughout the year.