Division of Planning and Research
The Division of Planning and Research provides strategic leadership in the quality of learner experience through planning, research and assurance. The Division of Planning and Research provides information with the purpose of identifying problems, suggesting solutions to promote growth and operations, strengthening the student experience, policy formation, planning, and increase the overall satisfaction of the College. As well as, call attention to the success of certain areas in which the College should prosper.
The Division of Planning and Research completes these responsibilities through compiling data focused on engagement at the College. Examples of reports include demographic information, enrollment data, degrees conferred, student satisfaction surveys, and environmental scanning. Using the generated data, the College can create standards to drive decisions on improving systems, best practices and infrastructure to the College.
The mission of the Planning and Research Division is to provide timely, relevant and actionable information to the College leadership. Critical additional missions include providing timely and accurate College information to state and federal regulators as well as accreditation organizations; coordinating the College’s quality assurance program; providing market research; conducting environmental scans; analyzing institutional effectiveness and assisting with College-wide planning.
If you would like to contact the Division of Planning and Research directly, please contact our offices at:
ATTN: Maureen Marcus
Division of Planning & Research
Thomas Edison State College
101 W. State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
Tel: (609) 984-1100
Fax: (609) 292-9000