Institutional Research and Planning

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Institutional Research and Planning


Empower the Ohio State community to ethically use data and analytics to make evidence-supported decisions. Become a national model in creating data-supported decision cultures.

What we do

We engage in institutional research, official reporting, institutional effectiveness activities, data visualization, survey research, assessment and accreditation data support, mixed-methods research, and advanced analytics to enhance the success and learning of our students as well as overall university effectiveness.