Indiana Tech 1930 to 2030 Strategic Plan

Mission, Values and Our Philosophy

Our Mission

Indiana Tech provides learners a professional education; prepares them for active participation, career advancement, and leadership in the global 21st century society; and motivates them toward a life of significance and worth.

Our Vision

Indiana Tech is dedicated to preparing our students for professional and personal success in the real world. To that end, we are committed to the following:

  • Striving for academic excellence and continuous improvement in all programs
  • Strengthening and building upon Indiana Tech’s commitment to relationship-based
    education
  • Attracting, developing, and retaining dedicated and excellent teachers, staff,
    and administrators who are committed to making a significant difference in the
    lives of our students and the community
  • Integrating theory and practice through course content combined with real-
    world experience
  • Expanding the scope of programs offered, thereby giving students more career options
  • Giving each student the support and encouragement needed to stay in school
    to complete their education
  • Emphasizing ethics and integrity in all that we do
  • Fostering a life of balance among academics, social and cultural activities
  • Increasing the geographic diversity of our student population
  • Providing professional development and lifelong learning
  • Evaluating each decision by asking, “Does It Positively Impact Students?” (DIPIS)

Our Operational Imperatives

  • Manage the university’s finances in a fiscally responsible manner
  • Maintain a consistent and well-planned budget process and review
  • Sustain a pleasant work environment, one that fosters challenge and productivity
  • Reach our goals through team relationships across all departments
  • Strive to contribute to our local communities in a positive way
  • Beautify the natural aesthetics of our campuses
  • Ensure a drug-free and harassment-free workplace

Our Philosophy

Indiana Tech is dedicated to preparing our students for professional and personal success in the real world. To that end, we are committed to the following:

  • RESPECT: Treating all stakeholders fairly and equitably
  • COMMITMENT: Affirming an unceasing dedication to educating the whole learner
  • HONESTY: Demonstrating truthful behavior in an open environment
  • PASSION: Possessing a burning desire to fulfill our purpose, mission, and vision
  • INTEGRITY: Behaving consistently with our mission and values