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Developing the 2021-26 Long-Range Plan

The university will develop the 2021-26 Long-Range Plan through a collaborative process that seeks broad input from stakeholders.

The Long-Range Plan is the guiding document that charts Missouri State’s path toward achieving its mission. The university utilizes its Long-Range Plan to decide how to allocate resources, determine what initiatives should be pursued, expanded and dissolved and to make other strategic decisions.


Sept. 28, 2020, 1-2 p.m.
Future Visioning Long-Range Plan Webinar
Oct.-Nov. 2020
Theme-specific exploration sessions.
Nov. 2020-Feb. 2021
Theme-based focus groups meet.
May 2021
Draft for review by Board of Governors.
June 2021
Present to Board of Governors for approval.

Executive leadership team

Clif Smart
Jim Baker
Vice President, Research and Economic Development and International Programs
Frank Einhellig
Dee Siscoe
Vice President, Student Affairs

Steering Committee