MTSU Academic Master Plan 2007-2017 - Goal III

Strategic Direction 1 (AMP 19)

Middle Tennessee State University will create a campus culture that values partnerships and public service.

Middle Tennessee State University will achieve the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching Community Engagement Elective Classification. (AMP 19)

Middle Tennessee State University will pursue partnership and service opportunities at the state and national levels through its affiliation with Campus Compact. (AMP 19)

Middle Tennessee State University will support and strengthen partnership initiatives between and among students, faculty members, and communities to promote interdisciplinary learning, scholarship, and service opportunities. (AMP 20)

Middle Tennessee State University will provide students and faculty members with incentives, development opportunities, rewards, and recognitions that foster their participation in partnership and outreach initiatives. (AMP 20)

Middle Tennessee State University will create a program to recognize exemplary university and community partners and partnerships. (AMP 20)

Middle Tennessee State University will develop a program to ensure that the campus culture of experiential learning, partnering, and service extends to alumni and alumni groups. (AMP 21)

Strategic Direction 2 (AMP 21)

Middle Tennessee State University will generate and allocate new resources to enhance the organizational structure to strengthen partnerships and public service programs.

Middle Tennessee State University will develop the infrastructure to support the Office of University Partnerships to identify, pursue, and sustain state, regional, national, and global partnerships. (AMP 21)

Middle Tennessee State University will establish a University Partnership Council. Membership of the Council will include representatives from both the University and constituencies beyond the University. (AMP 21)

Middle Tennessee State University will develop a comprehensive data base to include all community engagement and partnership activities. (AMP 21)

Middle Tennessee State University will develop a campus-wide assessment program to measure the impact of institutional engagement on students, faculty members, and communities. (AMP 22)