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Research Planning and Assessment

The Office of Research, Planning and Assessment (RPA) supports and facilitates all campus-wide assessment processes and provides institutional research data for continuous improvement.


Goals and Outcomes


Goal 1: RPA will guide assessment efforts to support academically rigorous and transformative education.

Outcome 1.1: Units use Comprehensive Program Assessment for improvement.
Outcome 1.2: Units use annual assessment for improvement.
Outcome 1.3: CIE supports assessment efforts across campus.
Outcome 1.4: RPA supports assessment efforts across campus.

Goal 2: RPA will provide relevant data and information to promote good decision-making.

Outcome 2.1: Units use data from RPA for decision making.

Goal 3: RPA will serve as an active resource for the Meredith community to promote continuous improvement.

Outcome 3.1: A culture of continuous improvement is exhibited across campus.
Outcome 3.2: Campus leaders for assessment emerge out of campus assessment facilitation.
Outcome 3.3: Campus leadership integrate assessment into institutional planning.

Contact Information:

C. Dianne Raubenheimer, Director of Office of Research, Planning and Assessment
Johnson Hall third floor, room 308
(919) 760-8913
Fax: (919) 760-8606
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