使命: The 十大菠菜靠谱平台, with a global reach and special focus on the Gulf Coast, strives to make a difference in the lives of those it serves through promoting 发现、健康和学习.
核心价值观: The 十大菠菜靠谱平台 affirms the following core values as essential to 完成其使命:
愿景: The 十大菠菜靠谱平台 will be a leading comprehensive public university internationally recognized for educational, research and healthcare excellence as well as for its positive intellectual, cultural and economic impact on those it serves.
Student Access and 成功: 南 commits to creating multiple pathways and partnerships 支持招收来自越来越多样化背景的学生. 南提供 access to the tools and resources for a diverse student body to be academically and personally successful at USA and also prepares them to achieve their postgraduate 教育和职业抱负.
- Increase targeted recruitment efforts for special populations of students including students in the Gulf Coast region, adult learners, veterans, international students, 双招生学生、校友子女和研究生.
- Enhance continuing education opportunities to increase access and strengthen partnerships with business, industry and the community to meet the demand for continuing education.
- Develop high impact and high demand 项目, leveraging our institutional strengths.
- Enhance preparation of all students in oral communication, written communication, 以及劳动力所需的技能.
- Provide faculty and staff professional development and support to enable them to meet the needs of all learners, including the ability to provide high levels of student 支持和参与学术设置.
- Increase the implementation of high-impact practices that support student engagement
- Provide all students with the opportunity to engage with role models or mentors with 他们认同谁.
- Provide all undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to connect with nonacademic 发展个人和/或作为领导者的活动.
- Increase the number and diversity of quality online and hybrid course offerings and 项目.
- Strive to make campus an environment where students value the student services and 学生生活经历.
Graduate Education: Graduate students and faculty are central to achieving both the educational and research components of our mission, to helping our community find solutions to its most pressing problems and to improving economic and social outcomes 在我们的地区.
- Ensure graduate students have meaningful engagement in research, clinical and/or other 专业的机会.
- Recognize excellence in faculty research and practice as integral and inseparable 从研究生课程和研究生的成功.
研究, Discovery and Creative Works: The 十大菠菜靠谱平台 faculty, staff and students conduct internationally recognized research and scholarship to create new knowledge and medical advancements, spur economic development, help our region find solutions to its challenges and improve the quality of life for our citizens.
- Recognize and support excellence in faculty research and scholarship with emphasis on the structural supports necessary to achieve higher levels of national recognition.
- Support the development of Centers of Excellence, including a focus on interdisciplinary and problem-based research, that strengthens our research capacity in areas critical 满足国家和区域的需要.
- Increase partnerships and collaborations with governmental agencies, community colleges, 大学、工业和非营利实体.
University 社区参与: The 十大菠菜靠谱平台 commits to active community engagement and valuing community impact as fundamental to the success of 所有大学利益相关者.
- Ensure that every student’s education includes substantive engagement through collaborative community partnerships and with faculty guidance, to include internships, clinical 实习、研究经历和/或其他体验式学习(例如.g.，出国留学 和服务学习).
- Ensure that the University strategically engages with business, governmental, healthcare
- Engage with business and industry to be responsive to the workforce development needs 在更广泛的社区中.
- Leverage the University’s strengths and talents to support the successful development and implementation of local, regional and state economic development and social impact 倡议.
- Engage our civic partners in the Gulf Coast region to identify, prioritize and address 影响我们当地社区教育和健康成果的问题.
Excellence in Healthcare: As the only academic medical center along the upper Gulf Coast, 美国健康 and the 十大菠菜靠谱平台 provides excellent healthcare through its hospitals and clinics, continuous research and technological advancements, 以及强有力的跨专业和跨学科伙伴关系.