Missouri State University


Goal 2: Recruit, retain and support quality students who will become engaged citizens committed to using their education to fulfill the CHHS mission and University goals.
  • Objective 2.1: Market College programs through multiple venues
    • Tactic 1: Create/develop an effective marketing plan and recruitment materials
    • Tactic 2: Coordinate recruitment and admission efforts with International Services Office
    • Tactic 3: Incorporate results from University-wide marketing study
  • Objective 2.2: Ensure high quality student advising
    • Tactic 1: Encourage faculty to complete basic and master advisor workshops
    • Tactic 2: Monitor advisement quality and satisfaction through a survey
    • Tactic 3: Increase staff attendance at basic advising workshop
  • Objective 2.3: Participate in initiatives for student success
    • Tactic 1: Create an inventory of resources that facilitate student success
    • Tactic 2: Departments with gateway courses will evaluate and implement strategies to promote student success
    • Tactic 3: Promote co-curricular activities and student engagement
  • Objective 2.4: Increase course access to meet student needs
    • Tactic 1: Work cooperatively with other units in the College to provide service courses
    • Tactic 2: Continue to investigate and document plan for offering evening, summer, intersession, or distance education opportunities as appropriate
  • Objective 2.5: Strengthen collaborative relationships across CHSS units and with other educational institutions
    • Tactic 1: Review existing and seek new articulation agreements
    • Tactic 2: Explore potential models for collaborative accelerated graduate study
    • Tactic 3: Increase number of transfer students where appropriate and support successful transitions
  • Objective 2.6: Increase number of, access to, and publicity for scholarships and assistantships for CHHS students
    • Tactic 1: Establish collaborations between units and the Missouri State University Foundation to cultivate new scholarships
    • Tactic 2: Highlight currently-available funding for students on the CHHS website and individual unit websites
    • Tactic 3: Work with students who may be eligible for nationally competitive awards; create publicity and establish incentives for successful award mentoring