Institutional Planning, Research and Effectiveness

The purpose of the Office of Institutional Planning, Research and Effectiveness (IPRE) is to ensure that the college accomplishes its mission, that students achieve success, and that institutional improvement remain ongoing. To this end, the Office of Institutional Planning, Research and Effectiveness coordinates activities pertaining to - and provides information that supports - the planning, administration, and evaluation of academic and administrative units.


Mission Statement

Focusing on the needs of the Salinas Valley, Hartnell College provides educational opportunities for students to reach academic goals in an environment committed to learning, achievement and success.

Vision Statement

Hartnell College will be nationally recognized for the success of our students by developing leaders who will contribute to the social, cultural, and economic vitality of our region and the global community.

Goals for IPRE Office 2013 - 2018

1. To steward effective institutional planning toward fulfilling the college mission and meeting strategic priorities and goals.

2. To strengthen institutional effectiveness toward ongoing documented performance measurement against the college mission and strategic priorities and goals.

3. To encourage and support data driven decisions across the college.