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Goals and Guiding Strategies

Our Strategic Plan rests on the solid foundation of our mission and institutional values, guided by our Catholic tradition. A diverse community, robust enrollment, and strong financial management will allow us to live our mission and realize our strategic goals. We will intentionally and purposefully continue to foster diversity among our faculty, staff, students, and trustees. By 2012, we will achieve an overall enrollment of 2,300 full-time equivalent (FTE) students, with a dynamic balance between traditional undergraduate programs (60 to 65 percent FTE) and non-traditional and graduate programs (35 to 40 percent FTE). The College’s endowment will reach $100 million.


The College will provide an education that enables students to demonstrate the skills, knowledge, and character essential for socially responsible leadership in a democratic society.

Guiding Strategies for Goal 1


The College will cultivate beauty within ourselves, the Mount St. Mary’s community, and the greater society.

Guiding Strategies for Goal 2


The College community will provide remarkable service to one another and all those we serve through competence, integrity, and respectful communication.

Guiding Strategies for Goal 3


The College will embrace technological advances that will strengthen academic programs and administrative services.

Guiding Strategies for Goal 4