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.

Request 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


SCC Data Book – Spring 2017 Update

Quick Facts

Assessment of Student Learning Plan

Federal Compliance Document, 2014

2004-2014 Self Study

Accreditation / Recognition

IR-Survey Policy

Enrollment Trend Reports

Graduate Follow-up Reports


External Links


Illinois Community College Board

Illinois Board of Higher Education

American Association of Community Colleges

The Higher Learning Commission

Illinois Council of Community College Administrators

National Center for Education Statistics

Integrated Postsecondary Education System



Contact for More Information

Director of Institutional Research – 1-800-481-2242 ext. 3349