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Institutional Research, Planning and Assessment

The Institutional Research, Planning and Assessment (IRPA) office works to help support the mission and strategic plans of the University. IRPA is designed to help build a systematic, clear and documented process to help measure institution wide performance.


As part of NMU’s accreditation process through the Higher Learning Commission, the Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) has been adopted to help make sure that NMU is continuously meeting standards.

NMU Institutional Demographics

The IRPA site is devoted to providing information about NMU’s institutional demographics and statistical information. Find internal, external and organizational resources for available information on our site.

Check out our <a href=NMU is made up of a very diverse <a href="http://www.nmu.edu/institutionalresearch/node/206">faculty and staff</a>, which can be seen through our compilation of data. From program enrollment data, to data about applicants, find a plethora of data concentrated around <a href="http://www.nmu.edu/institutionalresearch/node/56">students</a> at NMU.

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