The Contra Costa Community College District Office of Research and Planning is committed to building, maintaining and nurturing a districtwide culture of inquiry
and reflection by providing a foundation for the effective and pervasive practice of evidence-based decision making at every layer of the institution.
Its primary purpose is to empower faculty, staff and administrators with information to effectively pursue and achieve the mission of their institution.
Because the pursuit of that mission relies heavily on the ability of the institution to constantly improve and adapt, the Office of Research and Planning
maintains an infrastructure to support on-going assessment and continuous improvement within a framework oriented toward achieving sustained improvements in student success.
Specifically, the Office of Research and Planning aims to:
The Office of Research and Planning provides a variety of support services to achieve these goals, namely: