Institutional Effectiveness


​​​​​​​Institutional Effectiveness (IE) is the systematic and continuous process of measuring the extent to which a college achieves its mission, as expressed through the goals and strategic objectives developed in an educational master plan. The ultimate purpose of the institutional effectiveness process is to advance educational quality and institutional improvement. The following reports provide a description of the college's performance on student success and other IE-related metrics by accountability system/effectiveness initiative.

​Local Vision for Success/Student Equity Goals

2019-2022 Vision for Success and Student Equity Goals at a Glance

2019-2022 Local Vision for Success Goals​

​SMC Institutional Effectiveness (IE) Dashboard

2018 IE Report and Dashboard.pdf

2017-2018 IEC Report to DPAC.pdf

California Community College Student Success Scorecard

2018 Student Success Scorecard​

2018 Student Success Scorecard Analyses.pdf


Institutional Effectiveness Partnership Initiative (IEPI) Framework of Indicators

​The 2018 requirement to report and adopt a goals framework was suspended (see memo here)​

2017 IEPI Adopted Goals Framework