Institutional Research


The mission of the Institutional Research, Planning, and Effectiveness Office is to create a culture of evidence to support NVC’s strategic and operational planning processes and institutional assessment activities. This is accomplished by collecting and maintaining data for analysis and reporting. 

Quick Facts 2017

Among the top 25

 community colleges in the nation for Hispanics by Hispanic Outlook

Ranked 2nd

 among Texas community colleges from 2018 rankings at

FALL 2018

 16,293 enrolled students

 1,870 college level classes offered

 1,316 college students first time and full time

Hispanic Serving Institution

with 75% of undergraduate students from minority groups in Fall 2018

Average of 3,353

 dual credit students over the last 5 fall terms


 5,659 awarded Pell grants

 3,641 awarded Associate degrees and certificates

 50% transfer out rate