开发 & 推出新项目
非常紧急地, we will continue to launch new programs from our best developed ideas in an effort to provide students pathways to meaningful careers. 菠菜稳台子 will be a private, comprehensive University with Master’s 项目. Initial priorities will include expanding our offerings in Education and Health Professions, as well as Business and Professional Studies. 同时，我们的文科 & Sciences area will preserve our liberal arts foundation. We will evaluate a plan to provide technology to our students.
开发 Academic Partnerships With Businesses & 非营利组织
We will further develop and build upon our existing partnerships, 包括威科姆公司, 斯帕坦堡地区医疗中心, 切罗基医疗中心, 斯帕坦堡社区学院, the Cherokee County School District’s 菠菜稳台子学院, 钻石度假胜地, 和其他人.
We will also launch new partnerships designed for enrollment, 继续教育, 参与机会. 同时, we will enhance our partnerships with alumni and the various communities we serve across the state.
Create A More Interpersonal Experience
Create An 在线 Orientation Course (Consider Orientation Broadly Particularly For 在线 Students)
We will increase 在线项目 enrollment by continuing to adopt many of the recommendations set forth in our 菠菜稳台子 在线 Growth Plan. 成功成长, 菠菜稳台子 is in the midst of making strategic adjustments to its approach to online learning. The adjustments center on the following: improved technology regarding its online application and data warehouse; increased resources to build brand awareness; improved online learning experiences and course offerings; and restructured enrollment processes to create fewer roadblocks for students and to operate more efficiently.
院校资源检讨 & 业务发展
The path we have chosen will lead to enrollment growth to 4,到2025年，将有1万名学生,500名在校学生, 2,000名在线学生, 500名研究生. We will continue to recruit transfer and commuter students as part of this growth. Limestone will not be just a residential campus with 700 elite liberal arts students living in the dorms. Instead, we will attract a diverse student body from various backgrounds and degree paths. We will serve the needs of students who live in our community.
. In 2018, Limestone embarked on a “Drive To University” initiative that will invest by 2025 a total of $150 million into Limestone through $110 million in student aid – particularly for first-generation students with financial constraints – and $40 million in improvements to the physical plant, 包括新的校园中心 & 图书馆. Currently at $30 million, our goal is to grow our endowment to $50 million in the next five years.
All new programs will have a plan for financial sustainability, using market research and reliable data. We will continue to assess current programs for potential growth, 需要修改, 和可持续性. All programs will have data driven annual reporting, assessment, and goal setting.