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Research and Institutional Effectiveness

Purpose and Vision


The aSPIRE Team provides innovative and creative research and data analyses for the San Jacinto College community to inform decisions that result in a positive, measurable effect on student success.


The aSPIRE Team takes pride in and is rewarded by our ethical and honest contributions to the college community through guidance, communication, and transparency in a challenging and continuously learning environment.
Key functions of the Department include:

  • Organize, analyze and interpret a wide range of institutional and external data to assist decision-making processes;
  • Collaborate with San Jacinto College colleagues and the community to plan and implement sound research-based surveys, data collection, and the use of fact-based information;
  • Compile, measure and report evidence of key performance indicators at San Jacinto College;
  • Coordinate and submit data for external reporting to government agencies.