Data Literacy and Training

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DAIR Professional Development

Join us to learn more about Academic Program Review (APR) Tables, Question and Survey Development through our professional development workshop series.

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Data for Administrative Outcomes

Most measures used for Administrative Outcomes for Academic Programs are available online through the office of Data, Analytics, and Institutional Research (DAIR) website and CatStats. Please refer to our guide for finding Data for Educational Programs.

Additional resources related to assessment can be found on the Assessment website.

Data Discovery

Learn how to interact with our online reports to find the data you need.

Delve into the Data presentation provides an introduction to our office and the data that we provide through our website and other services. It also takes a brief look at state and federal data sources that allow for comparisons and benchmark setting.

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Data Terminology and Definitions

For State level data terminology and definitions, refer to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) Accountability System Measures and Definitions.

For the National/Federal level, refer to the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) - IPEDS.

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IPEDS Training and Resources

The following links will take you to training videos produced by the Association for Institutional Research (AIR) related to tools designed to assist with gathering and using data from IPEDS.

Other Data Literacy Resources

The following resources provide more information and training on data literacy and related topics.


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