An intentional focus on understanding and responding to the current and emerging needs of internal constituents, external partners, and the Gulf Coast region.

Inspiring Excellence

Areas of Focus

Economic Development & Workforce

The College will cultivate economic prosperity on the Gulf Coast by serving as the catalyst for local and regional workforce development initiatives. In partnership with local business and industry, we will anticipate, develop, and deliver excellent training that upskills and equips our region with an agile and adaptable workforce.

Communication

The College will connect with internal and external stakeholders, creatively promote all organizational initiatives and efforts, and ensure a dynamic and proactive approach to highlight synergistic and shared opportunities. 

Foundation & Alumni

The College will leverage partnerships to expand institutional capacity to meet the needs of our community, students, and stakeholders through strategically developing donated resources, building community relationships, and ensuring fiscal responsibility.

Accelerating Achievement

A Measured Approach

Economic Development & Workforce

  • Business/ Industry Outreach 
  • Non-Credit to Credit Conversion 
  • Apprenticeship Growth 
  • Number of Companies 
  • Number of Trainees and Courses 
  • Credentials Awarded 
  • Trainee Wage Gain and Employment 
  • Community Involvement 
  • Labor Market Analytics 

Communication

  • Effective Advertising Campaigns 
  • Social Media Analytics 
  • Website Engagement 
  • Career Coaching 
  • Intranet Usage 
  • Measured Engagement 
  • Institutional Surveys 
  • Economic Modeling 
  • Peer Benchmarking 

Foundation & Alumni

  • Alumni Membership Growth 
  • Alumni Engagement 
  • Gala-Specific Donations 
  • Foundation Growth 
  • Endowment and Growth 
  • Volunteer Opportunities 
  • Digital Community Participation 
  • Athletic Donations