ERIC Number: ED451843
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
State Board for Community Colleges Strategic Plan, 2000-2002 and Beyond.
Virginia State Dept. of Community Colleges, Richmond.
This report presents the major accomplishments, opportunities, and challenges identified in Virginia Community College System's (VCCS) strategic assessment, as well as goals that address critical issues for the college system. The mission of the VCCS is to provide comprehensive higher education and workforce training programs and services of superior quality that are financially and geographically accessible and that meet individual, business, and community needs of the Commonwealth. The following goals address critical issues for the VCCS and are developed in detail in the report: (1) to advance Virginia's workforce through policies and world-class programs and services focusing on employee and business development and technology deployment; (2) to integrate technology into instruction, services, and administration; (3) to ensure access for all citizens; (4) to monitor and promote institutional effectiveness and assessment; (5) to deliver cost-effective education that is continuously improving; (6) to improve facilities planning and development, providing technologically up-to-date and safe campus environments; (7) to promote greater awareness of educational opportunities, programs and services; and (8) to recruit and retain excellent employees, including offering faculty and staff development programs. (JA)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Virginia State Dept. of Community Colleges, Richmond.