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Strategic Goals

Lincoln Memorial University has identified eight Strategic Goals. The Strategic Goals were developed from a review of SACS-COC expectations, internal outcomes assessment data and external factors influencing the University. These eight goals reflect the University Mission, Purpose and Values and are crucial to achieving regional distinction. Section II of this plan describes the activities, responsibility for accomplishment, time frames, required resources, assessment methods and use of results for each objective related to each Strategic Goal.

Strategic Goal 1: Assess and enhance academic quality


Strategic Goal 2: Recruit and retain students so that enrollment, integrity and the mission of Lincoln Memorial University will be maintained to produce knowledgeable and productive citizens of society


Strategic Goal 3: Strengthen planning, budgeting and assessment


Strategic Goal 4: Ensure the adequacy and efficient use of physical and human resources on campus and at off-campus sites


Strategic Goal 5: Ensure effective and efficient use of technology


Strategic Goal 6: Enhance resources


Strategic Goal 7: Assess and enhance University-wide research and scholarly activity


Strategic Goal 8: Provide academic and student support services that foster academic and social integration to promote retention and student success