The mission of the Division of Academic Affairs is to ensure that a quality educational experience is available to students who enroll at Fayetteville State University.
The goals of the Division of Academic Affairs, along with related outcomes (linkable), are as follows:
GOAL 1 - Academic Quality: To develop and maintain high quality academic programs that combine strong liberal-arts foundations with specialized skills and knowledge to prepare graduates for successful careers; responsible citizenship; leadership roles; and physical, financial, and emotional well-being.
GOAL 2 - Degree Attainment: To increase the number of citizens in the region and state who have earned high-quality baccalaureate or graduate degrees, licenses, certificates, and other credentials of learning.
GOAL 3 - Educational Support: To provide student ratings of the quality of interactions with other students, advisors, and staff in administrative offices (Registrar; Financial Aid).
GOAL 4 - Research and Creative Activities: To strengthen research and creative activities that enhance academic programs, student learning experiences, and educational outreach.
GOAL 5 - Community Engagement: To strengthen student learning and improve the quality of the lives of the people of southeastern North Carolina and beyond through educational outreach services and intellectual and cultural programs.
GOAL 6- Continuous Improvement: To increase efficiency and effectiveness in Academic Affairs through a systematic and comprehensive process for setting goals, assessing the extent to which goals are achieved, and using the results of assessment for improvement.