01: Academic Quality and Reputation
We will enhance our academic quality and reputation.
- The university will create and implement a plan for new academic offerings. 1
- The university will increase student retention, persistence and completion
across all academic programs, modalities and co-curricular experiences.
- The university will improve academic quality and rigor.
- The university will focus on enhancing its academic reputation with consistent
attention to accreditation.
- The university will increase its standards for admissions across all programs and modalities.
- The university will raise full-time faculty engagement and expectations. 2
1 Based upon the New Horizons Committee’s recommendations and market research in areas such as Biology, Health Sciences, Project Management, Civil and Architectural Engineering, etc.
2 In the areas of course load, compensation, professional development and tenure standards