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Our Goals

  1. Create an innovative and engaging environment that nurtures an interest in students' academic welfare, progress, and retention.
  2. Promote critical thinking with an emphasis on integrated design.
  3. Facilitate effective learning environments that support educational, community, and regional development partnerships.
  4. Support collaborative, teaming environments.
  5. Prepare students to become socially, ethically, and environmentally responsible professionals.
  6. Promote design solutions responsive to diversity of local, regional, and global challenges.
  7. Promote the acquisition and maintenance of professional development, certifications, and licenses.
  8. Achieve recognition in research, scholarship, and creative endeavors.
  9. Promote active service within the university, profession, and community.
  10. Utilize current technology, tools, and resources to facilitate learning within lectures and studios.