USPC

G O A L S
ACADEMIC
EXCELLENCE

  The strength of Cleveland State University lies in the quality and breadth of its academic programs   at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Both levels need to be improved and enhanced to   achieve academic excellence. New initiatives and signature programs also must be developed   strategically to build upon the strength of existing programs. Academic programs must be   supported with state-of-the-art facilities and new technology .

SOLID FINANCIAL 
FOUNDATION FOR
ADVANCEMENT

  A solid financial foundation is necessary to achieve our goals. Sustaining high quality programs   as well as maintaining affordability should be high priorities in the allocation of resources.   Cleveland State needs not only to manage enrollment and budget effectively but also aggressively   secure additional resources for growth and development through fundraising and new   international recruitment initiatives.

COLLABORATIVE
ORGANIZATIONAL
CULTURE
  Cleveland State must nurture an open, supportive, and trusting climate where all constituencies   work collaboratively. Open practices, effective communication, clear procedures, and participative   decision-making must be nurtured.

COMMITMENT TO STUDENT SUCCESS
  Cleveland State needs to provide rich academic and student life experiences as well as   exceptional services to all students. All members of the campus community must take   responsibility for building a strong learning community to ensure the success of all students

VALUED
COMMUNITY
RESOURCE
  Changes in the physical campus must continue to reflect the mission and goals of the University   while creating a beautiful place to learn. In addition, Cleveland State needs to build a unique and   distinctive image that generates local and national recognition of the University and its quality   programs.

DISTINCTIVE IMAGE 
 WITH A  VIBRANT
ENVIRONMENT
  Changes in the physical campus must continue to reflect the mission and goals of the University   while creating a beautiful place to learn. In addition, Cleveland State needs to build a unique and   distinctive image that generates local and national recognition of the University and its quality   programs.