Create and maintain distinctive, vital academic programs and services for 21st Century learners

Faculty Excellence

Cultivate excellence in & outside the classroom, in scholarly endeavors & exemplary service through faculty & staff development, support for scholarship, continuing assessment, & recognition of professional service

Needs of Learners

Identify the needs of all learners & provide access to a university experience that fulfills both individual goals & societal needs

Social Equity

Model social equity and consciousness by assuring that all members of our campus community grows because of their University experience

Research Initiatives

Increase the stature, professionalism & research initiatives of all academic programs & student services

Economic Access

Augment local, state & regional economic development through the strength of the University’s financial base & our learners’ contributions to their communities

Global Engagement

Increase staff, faculty  & student awareness, understanding, & involvement in the international community

University Infrastructure

Ensure an administrative, operational and physical infrastructure that fully supports excellence