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Our Mission

The Office of Institutional Research provides data, analysis, and strategic guidance in support of CSN's student success goals.

Our Values

The Office of Institutional Research Values


Provide accurate, timely, and official information in a professional, reliable and respectful manner


Work with staff and faculty as a resource of expertise in research, analysis, and planning


Practice open, clear, and inclusive communication


Continually review and improve skills and knowledge, as well as hone business practices and leverage technology to improve service


To request a dataset, report, or survey, please use the Institutional Research Request Form.

The Data Dashboards page contains interactive visualizations that display a large cross-section of enrollment and student success data.

The CSN Accountability page is home to nationally normed survey results, IPEDS feedback reports, and other reports of interest to external stakeholders.

The Office of Institutional Research uses the IPEDS data definitions for most of our structural and reporting data.

The IPEDS Data Dictionary