Collecting, Analyzing and Disseminating Data

The Planning, Research and Resource Development office collects, analyzes, and disseminates data to the college community, supporting the planning, budgeting and program review activities of the District.

To find out more about Sierra College’s long-term planning, visit Planning and Governance. If you have additional questions, please email

If you are an external researcher or a graduate student and you’re interested in conducting research at Sierra College, please review our policy on Human Subjects Research (AP 4620) .

Sierra College Factbook

The Sierra College Factbook is a useful reference tool for managers, faculty, and staff, as well as other interested educational institutions and the community served by the District. It contains trend data about the District’s service area, students, faculty, staff, instructional programs, and services. To request a Sierra College Factbook, please email