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Planning, Institutional Effectiveness, and Research

Contact Us
301-934-7621
La Plata Campus, Community Education (CE) Building, Suite 230 

Associate Vice President
Dr. Erin Ebersole
erebersole@csmd.edu 

Associate Director
Chip Keech
rlkeech@csmd.edu

Research Analyst II
Joseph Barton
jtbarton@csmd.edu

Research Analyst II
Stefon Williams
scwilliams6@csmd.edu

Research Analyst I
Donna Staff
dlstaff@csmd.edu

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Mission

The Planning, Institutional Effectiveness, and Research Department (PIER) help the college community to improve student learning and achieving organizational effectiveness. Its mission is accomplished through the development and implementation of strategic plans, assessment plans, and process improvement at all levels of the college. The office works collaboratively with current and prospective students, faculty staff, regulatory agencies and other external customers to provide the highest quality customer service while continuously improving processes and maximizing college resources.

Institutional Data

Fact Book
2018-2019 |2017-2018 | 2016-2017

Student Characteristics
Fall 2019 | Spring 2020 | Summer 2020
Fall 2018 | Spring 2019 | Summer 2019
Fall 2017 | Spring 2018 | Summer 2018
Fall 2016 | Spring 2017 | Summer 2017

Transfer Information
Annual Transfer Report:  2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016  
Annual Graduate Transfer Report:  2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 

Retention Information

Fall-to-Fall RetentionFall-to-Spring Retention
Fall 2015 - Fall 2019Spring 2015 - Spring 2019
Fall 2014 - Fall 2018Spring 2014 - Spring 2018
Fall 2012 - Fall 2016Spring 2013 - Spring 2017
Fall 2011 - Fall 2015Spring 2012 - Spring 2016

Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Information

For IPEDS information about CSM, click here.

*For historical reports prior to 2015, please contact PIR@csmd.edu.