Office of Institutional Research & Effectiveness

The Office of Institutional Research & Effectiveness (IR) at Governors State University is the official source for data regarding GSU. It supports administrative planning and decision-making by providing accurate and timely data and, when necessary, providing information through the design and execution of experiments and surveys where the necessary data do not already exist.

The IR office responds to requests from outside entities, from members of the general public, and from accrediting bodies. It also responds to internal requests for information from students, faculty and staff. In addition, the office is charged with federal and state compliance reporting.

Governors State University Fact Book 2013-14 

The Fact Book is the definitive source for university information which chronicles GSU's progress during the past year.

 

 Governors State University on College Navigator

College Navigator is a resource of the National Center for Education Statistics which provides detailed information on colleges and universities across the United States. Available information includes: Enrollments, admissions, tuition and fees, financial aid, programs, net price and accreditation. Please note that the College Navigator provides information for the previous academic year.

 
Profiles of Academic Majors 2003-2013  (V5) 

The Profiles of Academic Majors (PAM) provides a ten-year longitudinal snapshot of enrollment and demographic statistics by fall term with summaries provided at the university, school and program level.  

 IPEDS Data Feedback Report 2013

  • UNIVERSITY FAST FACTS FALL 2013

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    TOTAL STUDENT ENROLLMENT                     5,568  
      DEGREE SEEKING5,294NON-DEGREE SEEKING274
          Undergraduate3,179   Undergraduate  39
          Graduate2,115   Graduate235
              Masters   (1885)      
              Doctorate  (230)   
      ENROLLMENT STATUS          
       Full-time2,009Part-time3,559
          Undergraduate1,315   Undergraduate1,903
          Graduate   513   Graduate1,607
          Doctorate   181   Doctorate    49
      RACE/ETHNICITY GENDER 
          White2,373   Male29%
          African American or Black2,067   Female71%
          Hispanic   449  
          Asian    106  
          American Indian/Alaskan Native     19  
          Hawaiian or Pacific Islander     12  
          Multi-Racial     78  
          Nonresident Alien     66  
          Race/Ethnicity Unknown   398  
      AVERAGE AGE OF STUDENTS AVERAGE CREDIT HOURS 
          Undergraduate31.5   Undergraduate  9.2
          Graduate36.7   Graduate6.7
      DEGREES AWARDED (July 2012 - June 2013)   
          Undergraduate938  
          Masters636  
          Doctorate  37                                           Revised 10/8/13

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