STRATEGIC GOAL: Enhance Arcadia’s focus as a comprehensive, globally engaged
University that combines a strong foundation in the arts and sciences with
innovative professional programs.
Objective 1: Strengthen assessment of and professional
development for effective teaching/learning practices and environments in both
traditional and newly emerging modalities.
Objective 2: Undertake a collaborative planning process to determine: (1) the
appropriate size of individual academic programs and the University; (2)
priorities among strategic growth opportunities; (3) the goals for the
appropriate number of full-time faculty and staff, and begin hiring to reach
3: Develop programs to
increase students’ success as evaluated by outcome measures such as graduation
rates, continued educational pursuits, transition into a profession, and other
scholarly and creative accomplishments.
Objective 4: Build on the University’s strengths in Integrative Learning and The Scholarship of Engagement by ensuring that faculty, staff, and students have the
opportunity to make meaningful connections among disciplines, classroom
learning, and the world beyond the classroom.
Objective 5: Institute a comprehensive
professional development program for faculty and increase organizational support and resources that enhance faculty
and student research, scholarship, and creative activities within and beyond
the University and the nation.
Objective 6: Increase intellectual collaboration across all Colleges,
Schools, Departments, Programs, Centers, and Institutes in the University.
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