Institutional Effectiveness

Welcome to Institutional Effectiveness (IE)

IE is dedicated to advancing Iowa Western’s mission, vision, and core values.

Our major projects include expanding the college’s effectiveness through accreditation compliance, program review, continuous assessment, comprehensive reporting, and data-driven decision-making. One of the most important goals of this department is to make data easily accessible and usable for everyone at the college. On this webpage, you will find a number of internal & external reports, key performance indicators, and planning documents highlighting the effectiveness of Iowa Western.

Please do not hesitate to reach out to any of our dedicated professionals whenever you require assistance or guidance. They are here to support and enhance your Iowa Western experience:

Dean of Institutional Effectiveness

Camie McBee


Contact her with any questions about strategic planning, accreditation, IRB, or assessment. Camie is our go-to expert in shaping Iowa Western’s future through comprehensive planning and assessment.

Director of Instructional Design & Innovation

Steve McGahan


Contact him with any questions about online teaching, best teaching practices, and more. Steve is your resource for elevating the quality of instruction at Iowa Western.

Project Manager

Zane Berry


Contact him with any questions about curriculum, attendance reporting, and more. Zane is the mastermind behind organizing and streamlining essential projects.

Institutional Researcher

Sean Toppi


Contact him with any requests or questions about institutional data. Sean is your gateway to valuable insights and information that drive informed decisions.

Quick Resources

Student Achievement & Data

  • Graduate Data
  • Graduation Report
  • Pass Rates
  • Program Completions
  • Retention Rates
  • Student Profile

External Reports about Iowa Western

External Report about Higher Education