Policy 2.3.12 - Institutional Research Practices

Montgomery Community College is committed to transparency and cooperation with local, state, and national research and reporting requests. The Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Research assists in the Colleges reporting efforts to ensure institutional accountability to internal and external constituents.

The Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Research will receive, coordinate, and distribute all research and reporting requests received at the College in a reasonable amount of time. Additionally, the Director of Institutional Effectiveness will convene an Institutional Review Board (IRB), as necessary, to make recommendations regarding participation in research projects to the President.

Final determination regarding external research at the college is assigned to the President or his/her designee.

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