Institutional Research

The Office of Institutional Research collects, analyzes, and disseminates internal and external data/information to support the college in data-driven decision-making along with developing creative solutions that improve institutional effectiveness, accountability, and student success.

Institutional Research supports services for administration, faculty, staff, students and the Board of Trustees.


Requests for Information or Data

All parties, whether internal or external, who request access to Shawnee Community College students, faculty, staff, or institutional records for research purposes need to fill out the Request for Approval of Research form. CIP Team or Divisional Surveys may be approved by the Director of Institutional Research through an interview process.

Please allow 7-10 working days for all requests to be processed.


IR Documentation

Assessment of Student Learning Plan (PDF)

Data Book – Spring 2017 (PDF)

Enrollment Trend Reports (PDF)

Federal Compliance Document – 2014 (PDF)

Graduate Follow-up Reports (PDF)

Self Study – 2004-2014 (PDF)

Survey Policy (PDF)

Quick Facts (PDF)


External Links

American Association of Community Colleges

Higher Learning Commission

Illinois Community College Board

Illinois Board of Higher Education

Illinois Council of Community College Administrators

Integrated Postsecondary Education System

National Center for Education Statistics


Contact for More Information

Director of Institutional Research
Phone: (618) 634-3349