(Now part of Information Services)
Institutional Effectiveness provides the data, information, research, assessment, planning, and other academic support services to support the mission of Kansas City Kansas Community College. The division has the following departments: Assessment, Grant Writing, Institutional Research, Library, and Online Education Services. The Dean of Institutional Services provides leadership in Strategic Planning and Accreditation and also serves as the Freedom of Information Officer.
The mission of the Office of Assessment is to improve student learning by assisting in the development of appropriate assessment methodologies and success indicators, which can be used to enhance the quality of teaching and learning at KCKCC. The office provides training, analysis, and support for on-going assessment of student learning.
Center for Research and Community Development
The Center for Research and Community Development consists of two interrelated divisions: (1) Institutional Research and Effectiveness, and (2) Community Research and Development. It serves both by collecting, storing, analyzing, interpreting, and disseminating data and other forms of information concerning the College and the community.