Former Strategic Plan

Integrated Planning Council


Former Strategic Plan (2008-2016)

CCSU's former strategic plan was developed between 2005 and 2008, and remained in place with revisions until the end of 2016.

The Strategic Plan is based on the University's statement of mission and vision and four distinctive elements of CCSU's identity. The Plan comprises eight broadly defined goals and an extensive series of objectives aimed at realizing those goals and advancing the University.

Elements of Distinctiveness:
CCSU identifies the following as distinctive elements within the Connecticut State University system of four constituent universities:

Goals: The Strategic Plan designates seven broadly defined goals: Objectives: To situate the Strategic Plan within a context and to monitor progress, the plan identifies the following elements common to all the Plan's goals and objectives:
1. Promote student learning
2. Increase persistence, satisfaction and success rates for students
3. Prepare students for productive lives as professionals and citizens and support economic development
4. Enhance and sustain faculty and staff satisfaction and success
5. Promote global awareness and respect for diversity
6. Gain financial support necessary for a highly regarded public university
7. Initiate and sustain environmentally sound capital projects
8. Enhance and maintain effective operations information services and infrastructure
1. New objectives and those derived from previous strategic plans
2. Executive Committee member(s) responsible for progress
3. Instrument(s) for gauging progress on each goal
4. Baseline or starting point for assessment
5. Goal to be attained
6. Progress
7. Enabling activities for accomplishing objectives