Institutional Research serves as the University’s clearinghouse for all external reports. This includes reports to the Board of Trustees for Institutions of Higher Learning for the State of Mississippi, regular reports to the Federal Government, and special requests, such as those demanded by SACS, for information about the institution, which may be directed to the President or other officers of the University.
Institutional Research collects, stores and analyzes data, performing key studies, securing and providing relevant management information, coordinating and sharing data and by serving as the official institutional source for data and analytical information about the University.
Institutional Research plays an active role in:
- Compiling and disseminating historical data on enrollments, degrees conferred, fall-to-fall retention, retention and graduation rates, and credit hour production
- Maintaining statistics on faculty and staff
- Conducting and analyzing student satisfaction surveys
P. O. Box 17147
Jackson, MS 39217
Phone: (601) 979-2615
Fax: (601) 979-0863