School of Communication Sciences & Disorders: Strategic Plan (2020 - 2025)

University Mission/Vision

Developed October 2019 
Amended on June 10, 2020

Seek Knowledge

Affirm Faith  Change the World
Acquire more space for clinical and educational program growth, development, and research. X X X
Expand clinical services, collaboration, and education to the local and global community. X   X
Advance research opportunities through grants and other scholarly endeavor. X   X
Continue to modernize the infrastructure to support advancements in evidence-based education and clinical practice. X X X
Establish opportunities for faculty development including educational certificates and degrees to remain relevant and strive for excellence in academia and clinical education. X   X
Modify curriculum and/or practical requirements to maintain or exceed the most up-to-date accreditation standards. X    
Foster a climate of mutual respect and shared values through Interprofessional education and collaboration. X X X
Embrace holistic biblically based principles of wellness. X X X
Pursue action steps to end systemic racism within the professions of speech-language pathology, Andrews University, and the local and global communities.  (Amendment June 20, 2020). X X X