The Data Science and Analytics (DSA) team (formerly Institutional Research) enables informed decision making at SLCC by providing the data, insights, and analytics for faculty, staff, administration, and students to enable institutional effectiveness and improve student learning outcomes. The team’s mission is fulfilled by creating data products including dashboards, research reports, algorithms, surveys, and ad hoc requests. The Data Science & Analytics team focuses on improving data literacy throughout our college community and we are happy to discuss any data project. The department maintains the data warehouse and manages official reporting, including data submissions to USHE and IPEDS.