Office of Planning and Institutional Effectiveness (OPIE)

Information about CNM, including accreditation, institutional research, surveys and assessments.

Contact OPIE

Office of Planning and Institutional Effectiveness
525 Buena Vista SE
TM 208
Albuquerque, NM 87106

Phone: (505) 224-3450


CNM programs approved for accreditation by specialized and professional organizations.


The Student Academic Assessment Committee (SAAC) documents and reports on student learning outcomes.


OPIE conducts and reports on student, graduate and employee surveys, and manages the process for conducting surveys at or for CNM.

Institutional Review Board

The Institutional Review Board reviews and approves research conducted by or through the College.

Data Request

If you are looking for the assembly or correlation of specific information, please use the Data Request Form.  If you are planning to conduct a survey at or for CNM, please use the Survey Inventory Form.