Institutional Effectiveness

The Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Compliance has responsibility for data collection and the analysis, distribution and presentation of this information for use in planning, assessment, decision-making and policy formation at the University.

Ensuring timeliness and accuracy, the office also serves as the central repository for statistical information regarding the University and responds to information requests from a broad spectrum of internal and external clients. Other major functions include assisting University personnel with research and assessment methodology, evaluation, and analysis, and complying with state- and federally-mandated reporting requirements.

Department Staff

Sam Cooper, Ph.D. Sam Cooper, Ph.D. 
Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Compliance 
(864) 503-5854 
scooper7@uscupstate.edu
Kathy Childress Kathy Childress
Assessment and Data Analyst 
(864) 503-5796 
kchildr2@uscupstate.edu
Adam Long  Adam Long 
Compliance Coordinator  
(864) 503-5024 
calong@uscupstate.edu
Charles Thompson Charles Thompson
Student Worker   
cvt@email.uscupstate.edu