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We Make Research EASY!

The ARC can help your organization or business gather and use data to foster positive growth and change. No matter where you're at in the process, we can help! We have solutions that are geared towards all groups: 

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We will be with you each step of the way to enable you to achieve your goals!


Applied Research Center

P.O. Box 790
128 Bowman Hall
Menomonie, WI 54751
Phone: 715-232-4098
Fax: 715-232-5406

Our Mission

Mission, Vision, Values 

Online Certificate Programs

Students can now register for two new online certification programs in evaluation studies and institutional research. Take a closer look at each program below. 

Evaluation Studies 
Institutional Research

ETS Proficiency Profile

ETS Proficiency Profile test information: click here 

ARC in the News

The ARC and PolyDASHER have both been recognized as National "Best Practices" on the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Office of Quality Improvement website. See all of the best practices here

What Others Are Saying

"Working with the ARC's staff has enabled me to design collaborative research projects that have produced impressive, beneficial results. Their survey development and analytical skills allowed me to develop more sophisticated studies and their staff handled all of my requests in a very professional, cordial manner, providing me with extensive guidance throughout every aspect of my projects." - Renee Howarton, UW-Stout