College of Engineering

Strategic Plan

STRATEGIC PLAN

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING



The Tennessee Tech University College of Engineering Strategic Plan sets our course to 2020 through the articulation of our vision, core values, and goals. The faculty, staff, students, administration and alumni, in collaboration with industry and government leaders, developed a shared plan which includes the pathway forward. Our vision is ambitious and exciting. Our core values ASPIRE to greatness will guide us towards our goal in making the strategic plan a reality each day. It will take a collaborative effort of our leadership team, outstanding faculty, incredible staff, talented students, our dedicated alumni AND stakeholders like you. Join us in our journey toward revolutionizing engineering education at Tennessee Tech University.

Our Vision, Mission and Core Values are as follows:


VISION

21st Century Renaissance Engineers

Revolutionizing Engineering

to Solve Societal Problems


MISSION

To graduate innovative engineers

who solve technological challenges

to meet societal needs.


CORE VALUES

The college core values underscore and support its vision and mission through its

commitment to ASPIRE to greatness.

AIM HIGH

We aim for the highest levels of excellence in teaching and scholarship.

STUDENTS FIRST

We place the interest of the students first.

PROFESSIONALISM

We foster high standards of integrity and professionalism.

INNOVATION

We strive continuously for innovations through research to attain excellence in everything we do.

RECOGNITION

We recognize efforts that accelerate us towards our vision.

EMINENCE

We drive towards attaining eminence in engineering education and research.



FOCUS AREAS & GOALS

FOCUS AREA 1: Technical Leadership

Goal One. Our engineering students learn to solve technological problems that are of societal significance.

Goal Two. Our College engages in research and innovation as the vehicle to support the teacher-scholar/student-scholar model.


FOCUS AREA 2: Professional Leadership

Goal Three Our talented faculty and staff provide the scholarly direction for engineering excellence, and our motivated students achieve proven successful results in the workplace.

Goal Four. The College is nationally recognized for its leadership in education, research and innovation.


FOCUS AREA 3: Global Leadership

Goal Five. The College of Engineering achieves global leadership through key partnerships.


Strategic Planning Documents

TTU College of Engineering Strategic Plan

Comparative and Aspirational Peers

Strategic Planning Implementation Grants

*Request For Proposal (RFP)


Strategic Research Areas

Advanced Manufacturing

Energy Storage & Conversion

Biomolecular and Environmental Engineering and Science

Networking and Algorithms for Big Data

Resilient Infrastructure

Smart Grid