The six UTPA goals addressed by this Outcome Directed Planning map by HC120522192356

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									      UTPA 2012: A STRATEGIC PLAN FOR
    THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN
  The six UTPA goals addressed by this Outcome Directed
                    Planning map are:
 Provide students with a quality educational experience that enables
  them to complete their educational goals in a timely fashion.
 Become an outstanding research institution, emphasizing
  collaborative partnerships and entrepreneurship.
 Enhance UTPA’s engagement with the community to meet
  challenges and maximize opportunities.
 Collaborate with P-12 schools to enlarge the pool of applicants who
  are personally prepared and academically qualified for higher
  education.
 Infuse Inter-American and global perspectives throughout the
  University community.
 Optimize institutional effectiveness and efficiency consistent with
  high quality organizational standards.

                  Approved by President Cárdenas November 21, 2005      1
                          Goals reordered January 31, 2006
               UTPA 2012: A STRATEGIC PLAN FOR
             THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN
    GOAL: Provide students with a quality educational experience that enables them to
             complete their educational goals in a timely fashion. (SLIDE 1)


Objectives                                                                            Ensure student success in
               Expand and deepen
                                            Assure that quality education is        mathematics courses so that
              student engagement in
                                                provided to students.              students make progress toward
                   campus life.
                                                                                       completion of degrees.

                                            Implement continuous adherence
               Expand co-curricular
                                             to current standards for each          Develop a model.
                opportunities.
                                             course of study.                       Pilot the model in MATH 1300,
               Provide services and
                                            Develop alternative and authentic       1334 and 1340.
                support for more
Strategies                                   assessment models for all courses      Assess effectiveness of
                students to attend co-
                                             of study.                               interventions compared to
                curricular activities,
                                            Provide robust pedagogy that            control group.
                and attend full-time.
                                             assures success for a broader          Adjust model based on
                                             spectrum of learners.                   assessment.
                                            Appropriately integrate technology     Obtain needed funding for
                                             into the teaching and learning          implementation.
                                             process.                               Institutionalize the model to
                                            Continuously review degree              impact all students taking these
                                             programs to assure that they lead       MATH courses and all faculty
                                             to efficient and effective degree       teaching these courses.
                                             completion for students.               Implement other best practices
                                            Provide course schedules and            in the teaching of mathematics
                                             offerings to enable students to         to first generation college
                                             complete their degrees in a timely      students.
                                             manner.
                                Approved by President Cárdenas November 21, 2005                               2
                                        Goals reordered January 31, 2006
               UTPA 2012: A STRATEGIC PLAN FOR
             THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN
    GOAL: Provide students with a quality educational experience that enables them to
             complete their educational goals in a timely fashion . (SLIDE 2)


Objectives
                                                                                      Align the expectations of
              Provide effective and timely             Provide effective and            the community about
                 advising to students.                  timely financial aid           student preparation for
                                                      processes for students.        professional curricula with
                                                                                     UTPA’s student outcomes.



              Develop up-to-date tracking of       Communicate financial aid        Identify community
Strategies     student records to facilitate         information to students in        expectations.
               advising (using Banner).              the most complete and            Increase cooperative
              Promote faculty involvement           timely manner.                    educational opportunities
               with students regarding career       Improve critical processes        for students.
               opportunities in their fields.        of financial support focusing
              Provide students with the tools       on student retention.
               to develop their educational
               goals.




                                 Approved by President Cárdenas November 21, 2005                             3
                                         Goals reordered January 31, 2006
               UTPA 2012: A STRATEGIC PLAN FOR
             THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN
      GOAL: Become an outstanding research institution, emphasizing collaborative
                        partnerships and entrepreneurship.


Objectives    Develop a culture that supports
                                                                                   Develop an environment
                   and integrates graduate             Establish a venue for
                                                                                      that includes and
                   academic programs, the                   developing
                                                                                   encourages transmission
             institutional and college research            collaborative
                                                                                      and production of
               agendas, and external funding              partnerships.
                                                                                     knowledge research.
                        opportunities.



Strategies
                                                     Promote collaborative         Establish an avenue to
              Develop institutional and college
                                                      research partnerships.         capitalize on research
               research agendas.
              Expand the table of graduate          Establish research             collaborations with
                                                      forums to encourage            government and industry
               programs to meet regional needs.
                                                      collaborative                  to encourage
              Develop grant activity to support
                                                      partnerships.                  entrepreneurship.
               doctoral programs.
                                                                                    Create the infrastructure to
                                                                                     transform appropriate
                                                                                     university research into
                                                                                     commercial ventures.




                                Approved by President Cárdenas November 21, 2005                               4
                                        Goals reordered January 31, 2006
               UTPA 2012: A STRATEGIC PLAN FOR
             THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN
     GOAL: Enhance UTPA’s engagement with the community to meet challenges and
                             maximize opportunities.


Objectives
                                                Empower community
                Improve UTPA’s                  organizations to serve        Identify and develop, along with the
                  image with all                 their own needs and             community, opportunities for
                 constituencies.              engage UTPA to cooperate                research and inquiry.
                                                   with their efforts.



Strategies    Identify the levels of        Publicize to the community       Prioritize and reward the focusing of
               engagement our                 UTPA’s resources and              intellectual resources on the
               constituencies have            successful interventions.         development of external
               with us.                      Create innovative ways to         opportunities.
              Identify the specific          send UTPA’s message to its       Build rewards into UTPA’s tenure/
               needs of these                 audiences.                        promotion/merit criteria for faculty
               constituencies.               Institute change                  and staff.
              Target strategies to           management so staff              Create structural relationships
               the specific needs of          members accept revised            among all university divisions to take
               these constituencies           responsibilities.                 advantage of external opportunities.
               that will enhance                                               Determine the intellectual resources
               UTPA’s image.                                                    needed.




                                   Approved by President Cárdenas November 21, 2005                                5
                                           Goals reordered January 31, 2006
               UTPA 2012: A STRATEGIC PLAN FOR
             THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN
      GOAL: Collaborate with P-12 schools to enlarge the pool of applicants who are
          personally prepared and academically qualified for higher education.


Objectives
                Inform the university                                               Develop a UTPA-wide
                                                Create an environment
              community and external                                              infrastructure to identify
                                                  for P-12 schools to
                constituencies of the                                          cooperative and collaborative
                                                become collaboratively
               existing collaborations                                         partnership opportunities with
                                                 engaged with UTPA.
                  with P-12 schools.                                                    P-12 schools.




Strategies                                    Institutionalize a continuing    Involve colleges, departments
              Prepare and disseminate
                                               dialogue between UTPA and         and administrative units in P-
               comprehensive information
                                               P-12 schools to promote           12 school collaborative efforts.
               regarding collaborations
                                               collaboration.                   Create an institutional structure
               with P-12 schools.
                                                                                 to support P-12 collaborations
                                                                                 for preparing future UTPA
                                                                                 students.




                                Approved by President Cárdenas November 21, 2005                                     6
                                        Goals reordered January 31, 2006
               UTPA 2012: A STRATEGIC PLAN FOR
             THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN
     GOAL: Infuse Inter-American and global perspectives throughout the University
                                     community.


Objectives
                                                                      Organize the management of Inter-
              Expand the university community’s involvement
                                                                      American/global programs at UTPA
                     in Inter-American/global issues.
                                                                         to maximize opportunities.




               Benchmark Inter-American/global issues,             Institute a leadership structure to plan,
                programs, exchanges, and services at targeted        promote and implement expansion of
Strategies
                academic institutions, government agencies and       Inter-American/global foci.
                private foundations.                                Direct resources to Inter-American/global
               Continuously improve the participation in and        activities.
                diversity of academic exchanges between people      Develop incentives for participation in the
                from around the world and UTPA students.             development of Inter-American/global
                                                                     programs.




                               Approved by President Cárdenas November 21, 2005                                    7
                                       Goals reordered January 31, 2006
               UTPA 2012: A STRATEGIC PLAN FOR
             THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN
      GOAL: Optimize institutional effectiveness and efficiency consistent with high
                            quality organizational standards.


Objectives
                 Institute high quality              Empower individuals to             Install adequate
               organizational standards               implement high quality              information
                    and processes.                  standards and processes.          management systems.




                                                   Create a culture of trust and      Fully install and
               Establish UTPA standards.
                                                    accountability.                     operate Oracle.
               Prepare faculty and staff to
Strategies                                         Create a culture that values       Fully install and
                incorporate quality
                                                    faculty and staff input on high     operate Banner.
                processes.
                                                    quality standards, and             Improve business
               Establish incentives for
                                                    organizational and process          processes.
                implementation.
               Acquire resources for               innovations.
                application.                       Create an environment of
                                                    shared governance and
                                                    responsibility.




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                                        Goals reordered January 31, 2006

								
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