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Susan Carter

Interim Senior System Director for Research




Welcome to Research

The Research Unit within the Academic and Student Affairs Division provides research, data analysis and reporting services to support system initiatives, strategic planning and decision-making by system leadership. The unit submits, on behalf of system colleges and universities, mandated federal and state reporting such as IPEDS surveys, Gainful Employment disclosures, and student level reporting, and reporting to the Minnesota Office of Higher Education. The unit also provides information and analyses of student, curricular and other data to the system’s Board of Trustees, Minnesota Legislature and others.   

Mailing Address:

Minnesota State Colleges & Universities
Wells Fargo Place
30 7th St. E., Suite 350
St. Paul, MN 55101-7804


Susan Carter
Interim Senior System Director of Research