Unsplashed background img 1



  • new_releasesFriday, February 15th 2019 - New Post: 2019 AIR Forum Registration is Open...

    Make plans now to join the
    Read More library_books

  • assignmentFriday, January 4th 2019 - New Job: Associate Vice President - Institutional Research & Decision Support Services...

    This position, which reports to the President and is a member of the Executive Cabinet, will actively collaborate with the President and senior leadership. This position is the Chief Data Officer for the College and manages data as an integral

    Read More library_books

  • assignmentThursday, January 3rd 2019 - New Job: Executive Director of Institutional Effectiveness...


    Provide leadership and administrative oversight of the Institutional Research, Student Learning Assessment, Articulation, and Curriculum Research and Operations departments as well as the Data Collection Center of Oakland Community College. Provide leadership in

    Read More library_books

  • assignmentThursday, December 20th 2018 - New Job: Research and Assessment Associate...



    • Bachelor’s degree


    • Experience in data collection, analysis, and report development
    • Experience using data analytics software and technologies including SPSS, Argos, SQL, and MS

    Read More library_books

  • present_to_allWednesday, November 21st 2018 - New Presentation: Use of a Decision Theory model for validating math course placement test...

    The primary goal of this study was to assess the validity of a standardized math test (ALEKS) as a means of math

    placement. We also examined the predictive value of other measures (ACT math, SAT math, and high school GPA).

    The dataset consisted of all new Washtenaw Community College students who took ALEKS in the 2017 calendar year

    (n=1,290). Following the method of recent national studies, we used decision theory (Sawyer, 1989, 1996) to calculate

    predicted probability of success or non-success in college level math courses. Predicted accuracy rate is the extent that

    the placement test accurately assigns students to the correct course level. Accuracy rates using the criterion of C or

    higher as success were low. This was primarily due to underplacement. Optimal cut scores were calculated that would

    increase accuracy rates. It was also found that high school GPA was a better predictor of math course grade, first

    semester college GPA, and first semester credits earned than ALEKS, ACT Math, and SAT Math scores.

    Read More library_books

Unsplashed background img 2


Latest News

2019 AIR Forum Registration is Open

Friday, February 15th 2019 | Steering Committee

Make plans now to join the 2019 AIR Forum May 28-31 in Denver, Colorado for thought-provoking Impact Sessions, inspiring Keynotes, and more than 300 educational presentations by your peers. Don't miss this unique opportunity to network and share ideas with 2,000 colleagues from around the globe. AIR's four-day conference is your opportunity to learn, share, and connect.

Read More library_books

Unsplashed background img 2

Contact Us

Please use the form below to contact us with questions, concerns, or feedback about the site or any MI/AIR-related matters.


Unsplashed background img 3