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Catalyst Goals & Strategies

INCREASE STUDENT COMPLETION (Definition)

  • Increase the fall to fall retention rate.
  • Increase the graduation rate.
  • Increase the student success rate.

STRENGTHEN THE EDUCATIONAL PIPELINE (Definition)

  • Strengthen outreach efforts to increase the number of K-12 career and educational opportunities.
  • Strengthen university partnerships to increase the number of bachelor and graduate program partners and students enrolled in completer programs.
  • Strengthen transfer success by increasing the percentage of AA and AS graduates, who transfer to a four-year institution.

ADVANCE DIVERSITY & INCLUSIVENESS (Definition)

  • Advance faculty and staff recruitment to reflect the diversity evident in the MVCC student population.
  • Advance student recruitment, offerings, and services to support and increase the number of adult students (25 years or older) enrolled at the College.
  • Advance the understanding of universal design by integrating UDL standards into 18 gateway course toolkits.

EXPAND APPLIED LEARNING (Definition)

  • Expand the number of students completing internships and service learning experiences.
  • Expand the number of sites for internships and service learning.

DEVELOP THE WORKFORCE & COMMUNITY (Definition)

  • Develop or redevelop programs (5 credit and 7 noncredit) annually to meet community needs.
  • Develop 8 community partnerships annually with educational impact.