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Institutional Effectiveness

  • Before Graduation Survey, each term
  • Graduate Follow-up Survey; twice annually
  • Employer Survey; triennial
  • Advisory Committee Surveys; once every five years
  • Annual Reports/Strategic Plan Update; annually each spring
  • Assessment Review; annually
  • Enrollment Penetration (by county each fall and spring term)
  • Environmental Scanning (cohort follow-up and trend analysis):
      5 - 7 Community Focus Groups, periodically
      15 - 20 Student Focus Groups; odd number fiscal years
      Student Opinion Survey, Even number fiscal years
      Entering Student Survey, annually each fall
      Noel - Levitz, fall and spring terms
  • Student Complete Withdrawal From Class Database
  • ACT Freshman Class Profile
  • Clay County Fair Survey, annually
  • Program Competency Attainment Annual Report
  • National Community College Bench Marking Project (NCCBP) by 13 National Indicators of Effective Community Colleges (1993 Community College Roundtable)
  • Other research activities as needed to support grant proposal development and other strategic college initiatives.

 Fall 2011 Enrollment by County

 Spring 2012 Enrollment by County

For more information please contact:

Sally Underwood
Planning & Development Assistant
712-362-0413 or 800-252-5664
Fax: 712-362-0480

Scott Stokes
Executive Dean of Instruction & Development

Jennie Knudson
Grants Specialist

Shauna Donovan
Grant Writer

Questions or comments? Please email us at or call 712-362-2604 or 800-521-5054.
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