Strategic Direction 1

Ensure access, affordability and completion

Goal 1: Increase overall headcount to 8300 students

Objective A: Maintain the number and quality of incoming freshmen
Objective B: Increase Graduate, Non-traditional (age 25 and up), and International Student enrollments
Objective C: Increase enrollments in online programs and intersessions

Goal 2: Decrease cost of attendance

Objective A: Increase number of scholarships and grants for students
Objective B: Create a financial literacy program for students

Goal 3: Implement institutional strategies to enhance student success

Objective A: Eliminate barriers to student success
Objective B: Improve quality of holistic advisement for students
Objective C: Create support structures to reduce academic risk factors for students

Goal 4: Increase course success and 4-year graduation rates

Objective A: Increase student retention rates
Objective B: Ensure students earn 30 credits per year
Objective C: Close the graduation gap for under-represented students
Objective D: Create support programs for re-entering students