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Institutional Research, Planning, and Effectiveness

The Coastline Department of Institutional Research, Planning, and Effectiveness supports the planning and decision-making efforts throughout the college by providing data and information for managing and maintaining the quality and effectiveness and encouraging continuous improvement of academic programs, academic and student support services, and administrative services.

The department also provides information that is mandated by external accrediting agencies and legislative bodies and serves as a primary source for information on institutional effectiveness at Coastline College.

Data Dashboards

Enrollment Management Institutional Effectiveness Student Achievement Demographics Student Support Services

Research Statistics & Reports

College Plans

Planning and Accreditation Newsletter

IREP Documents


College Processes

State and Regional Resources

Federal and National Resources

Institutional Proposal Review Board (IPRB)

The Institutional Proposal Review Board (IPRB) reviews research projects that involve human participants to uphold two broad standards: first, that participants are not placed at undue risk; second, that they give uncoerced, informed consent to their participation.

With representation from a wide range of disciplines and from outside the academic community, the IPRB gives prompt but individualized attention to the numerous research projects at the university.

If you are interested in conducting research at Coastline College, please submit IPRB Review Form and associated documentation (outlined in the IPRB Form) to Dr. Aeron Zentner at


For more information contact the Coastline College Department of Institutional Research, Planning, and Effectiveness by e-mail. Contacts are listed below:

Aeron Zentner, D.B.A.

Jorge R. Sanchez, Ph.D.
Associate Dean

Shanon Gonzalez, M.A.
Senior Research Analyst

Raissa Covit, M.A.
Institutional Effectiveness Analyst

Darian Aistrich, B.A.
Grant Development Specialist

Daniel Pittaway, M.A.
Accreditation Coordinator

Joshua Levenshus, M.A.
Program Review / SLO Coordinator

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