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The Office of Institutional Research

Mission

The mission of the Office of Institutional Research is to support the mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center by collecting institutional data and information, preparing reports and analyses for internal and external audiences to support planning and decision making. 

What is Institutional Research?

IR is the process of gathering, analyzing and reporting data to inform planning and decision-making in all areas of the institution. The analyses range from reporting straightforward descriptive statistics to developing and applying causal and predictive statistical models.

Institutional Research Functions

  • Reporting (internal and external)
  • Institutional Research (gathering and analyzing data to address questions of interest to UTHSC and its colleges and programs)
  • Academic support (Academic Bulletin preparation and publication, new program procedures and processes)

Last Published: Aug 5, 2020