Pearl River Community College may conduct or participate in research for institutional effectiveness.
Institutional research is for establishment or improvement of instructional programs or college services for the students or the college community. The Office of Planning and Institutional Research will coordinate research activities with appropriate college committees and personnel. For purposes of research projects which involve human subjects, investigators are to follow the procedure discussed in the Use of Human Subjects in Research Projects policy. Other projects are subject to policies governed by other areas of the College.