Institutional Assessment

Contact Information

Ace Charette, Director of Research, Assessment, and Accreditation

Extension 2069

Room 207B

Welcome to the Office of Institutional Research, Assessment and Accreditation (IRAA). The IRAA office is here to measure the performance of Turtle Mountain Community College (TMCC) incorporating culturally responsive approaches; the information collected is used in decision-making efforts, including long- term and short-term strategic planning and policy development. Driven by the TMCC Mission Statement, the IRAA office seeks to present information in accessible and valuable ways with courteous, prompt and accurate service.

Broad responsibilities of the IRAA office include:

  • Collecting data about TMCC performance and environment,
  • Analyzing, interpreting and presenting data,
  • Researching best practices in institutional effectiveness, and
  • Generating reports showing trends and comparisons to inform decision-making.