The Office of Institutional Planning and Assessment (IPA) in the Division of Academic Affairs provides leadership and oversight for campus-wide strategic planning and institutional effectiveness. IPA focuses on continual improvement in institutional quality through assessment of TSU's performance on student learning and the core business functions that support student success.
Major responsibilities include leadership and oversight of strategic plans, assessment and documentation in ComplianceAssist!; College Annual Reporting on key performance indicators; student evaluation of faculty instruction; faculty evaluation of department heads and deans; and coordination of system-wide strategic planning and performance funding initiatives.
IPA is represented in the following campus-wide committees:
In our evaluation and research activities, IPA is guided by relevant statutes and requirements, including
The Forum Guide to Data Ethics
of the U.S. Department of Education National Forum on Education Statistics.
2012-2013 Planning, Assessment, and Evaluation Calendar of Activities
Strategic Plan Executive Overview 2010-2015
Strategic Plan 2010-2015
Academic Master Plan
Assessment and Improvement Report 2011-2012