Office of Planning & Research

The Office of Planning and Research coordinates continuous improvement activities at North Carolina Wesleyan College, including accreditation; academic program assessment and review; strategic planning and analysis; institutional research and reporting; and course evaluation


Gathers data through a variety of means in support of campus needs and priorities.

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Collects, summarizes, and disseminates data for internal use, and for external purposes such as:

  • required state and federal reporting
  • reporting to various agencies and consortia (e.g. NCICU, SACS-COC, NCAA)
  • college-approved third-party admissions guidebooks and rankings systems


Provides summary information of internal assessment data and relevant external data (e.g. peer data, national trends) to support management decisions.

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