Pillar 1: The Academic Experience
APSU will be a premier public regional university known for student-centered teaching excellence and high quality, innovative, and creative scholarship that is responsive to the needs of our diverse community and beyond.
|Objective 1:||Increase high quality instruction and scholarship related to pedagogy.|
|Objective 2:||Enhance the quality and breadth of faculty scholarship.|
|Objective 3:||Improve support for diversity and inclusion across the APSU academic community.|
APSU will evolve academic offerings to strengthen our emphasis on delivering quality programs that address community and regional needs.
|Objective 1:||Improve the quality of academic programs to exceed state standards and professional accreditation expectations.|
|Objective 2:||Align degree programs to better serve the needs of the community and region.|
|Objective 3:||Evolve programs and curricula to reflect best practices in preparing students to contribute professionally, civically, and creatively in their field of choice.|
APSU will optimize our institutional infrastructure to meet the academic needs of our students.
|Objective 1:||Increase the efficient use of educational spaces.|
|Objective 2:||Align organizational structures across the university.|
|Objective 3:||Increase the variety and flexibility of academic offerings across terms, instructional sites, times of day, and modalities to improve educational accessibility.|
|Objective 4:||Monitor and assess our social, physical, and financial environment to identify and address threats to institutional sustainability.|