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Strategic Planning

Strategic planning is used to articulate the College of Business vision and mission.

As a College of Business administrator, I will:

  • Provide leadership in goal setting and plan implementation.
  • Set and clarify goals and objectives with the faculty and staff.
  • Translate goals and objectives into action plans.
  • Encourage free inquiry, mutual respect, and recognition of achievement in the college community.
  • Make all administration policies, rules, regulations, and guidelines open and available for all faculty, students, and staff.
  • Provide all constituents with a reasonable opportunity to respond to any administrative policies and decisions without reprisal.

Support & Facilitation

Administrators support and facilitate the professional activities of students, staff, and faculty in pursuing the College of Business mission.

As a College of Business administrator, I will:

  • Maintain a student-centered learning environment.
  • Strive to ensure the availability of resources required to accomplish goals and objectives.
  • Enhance administrative efficiency.
  • Encourage outstanding teaching, research, and other professional activities.
  • Promote student excellence in scholarship and extracurricular activities.
  • Enlist the support of university administrators, alumni, corporate friends, legislators, and other groups.
  • Maintain a safe and clean environment for student learning and faculty research.
  • Exercise fair and objective evaluation in all promotional and disciplinary decisions for all faculty, students, and staff.
  • Take necessary and appropriate action to ensure constituents' safety and well-being in and around the college community.
  • Act as an advocate for faculty, staff, and students of the College of Business.
  • Be accessible, keep appointments, and be on time in all professional settings.
  • Practice fiscal responsibility to ensure that all expenditures fall within budget and that due process and fair bidding practices are observed.
  • Safeguard any confidential information.

Professional Values & Integrity

As a College of Business administrator, I will:

  • Conduct myself ethically, honestly, and with integrity in all situations.
  • Treat faculty, staff, and students fairly and impartially.
  • Dress appropriately, avoiding clothing that is revealing, provocative, or includes offensive language or visuals. Refer to for information regarding appropriate dress in various professional settings.
  • Make every effort to prevent discrimination and harassment.
  • Behave and speak professionally, respectfully, and courteously at all times.
  • Report any conflict of interest in conducting my job to the appropriate authority.
  • Use the college's property, facilities, supplies, and other resources in the most effective and efficient manner.
  • Make good use of time by engaging in appropriate activities, and, when possible, participating in worthwhile organizations and activities on campus and in the broader community.
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