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Planning and Policy Analysis

Planning, Policy and Analysis (PPA) provides ongoing, integrated, and evidence-based support for College-wide strategic planning and policy analysis related to institutional effectiveness and student success.

Mission

Planning and Policy Analysis provides ongoing, integrated, and evidence-based leadership for college-wide strategic planning and policy analysis related to institutional effectiveness and student success.

Core Functions

  • Lead college-wide strategic planning activities, metric development and goal reporting.
  • Develop and distribute environmental scans including labor market information.
  • nalyze potential impacts of local, state, and federal policies and trends related to institutional effectiveness and student success to inform decision-making.
  • Build a set of analytical resources, reports, and methodologies to enhance decision-making support.
  • Collaborate with the college community to promote institutional agility by developing federated analytical capacity that leverages campus and functional unit data and planning expertise.
  • Provide expert analytical support in the collection and use of evidence to develop, implement, and improve special initiatives, grant programs, and other College activities.

Department led by:

Dr. Scott J. Parke, Director of Planning and Policy Analysis




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