Creating a University for the 21st Century: Strategic Plan
North Dakota University System. 2005
This document presents the strategic plan of the North Dakota University System, revised in November 2005, to develop a common vision and clear set of expectations for higher education in North Dakota. The strategic plan for the University System is directly linked to the Roundtable on Higher Education plan. This document presents the ten sections of the strategic plan, as follows: (1) Taking Action; (2) Process Used; (3) Results of External and Internal Environmental Scanning: A Look into the Future; (4) Expansion of Mission; (5) Vision; (6) Mission; (7) Beliefs and Core Values of the North Dakota University System; (8) Long-Range Goals of North Dakota State Board of Higher Education (SBHE); (9) Accountability Measures; and (10) Long-Term Finance Plan. An Appendix presents: Definitions and Considerations for Developing Vision and Mission Statements and Strategic Plans. This includes Background; Purpose; Overview of Strategic Planning; Conclusions from Literature Review; Other Considerations; and References.