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Business Services

Research and Planning

The Research and Planning department:

  • provides comprehensive data analysis and recommendations in the areas of instruction, student services, administrative services, technology, human resources and business services;
  • facilitates the district strategic planning process;
  • analyzes research studies on student outcome measures consistent with existing accreditation standards;
  • assists the colleges with data needs and methodologies in conducting program review and institutional effectiveness studies;
  • writes grant proposals in support of the growth and development of educational programs; and
  • facilitates the development, implementation and coordination of the district’s educational master plan.

Office Hours: Monday – Friday; 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Business Address: 28000 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo, CA 92692
Click here for the building location.

Contact Us:

 

Denice Inciong

District Director, Research, Planning & Data Management

(949) 582-4997 Email
Nicole Ortega    
Research & Planning Analyst   Email

 

Saddleback College

 

Dr. Caroline Q. Durdella
Director of Planning, Research & Accreditation (949) 582-4565 Email
Shouka Torabi    
Research Specialist (949) 582-4654 Email

 

Irvine Valley College

 

Dr. Craig Hayward
Director of Research, Planning & Accreditation (949) 451-5788 Email
Vacant
Research & Planning Analyst (949) 451-5766  
Eugene “Geno” Drake    
Research Specialist (949) 451-5513 Email