Data Collection Methods

We provide expert service in traditional methods of data collection.  In addition, we can leverage new survey technologies for the collection of sensitive data.

Our data collection methods include:

  • CATI: Computer-Assisted Telephone Interviewing
  • IVR: Interactive Voice Response
  • CAPI: Computer-Assisted Personal Interviewing
  • CASI: Computer-Assisted Self Interviewing
  • A-CASI: Audio Computer-Assisted Self Interviewing
  • Web: Web-based data collection
  • Mobile: Mobile Device Real-Time Data Collection
  • Paper: Traditional paper based data collection
  • Mixed Mode: We have the ability to execute mixed mode surveys through our integrated internal systems.


Additional data collection services:

  • Telephone surveys using pen / pencil methodology
  • Mail surveys
  • In-person surveys in Southwestern Pennsylvania region
  • Foreign language interviews:  We have conducted Spanish, French, and Chinese interviews and can accommodate a variety of languages through our liaisons with various University schools and departments.