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Strategic Planning

Rowan University

Resources: Strategic Planning Websites of Interest

Duke University

See especially the contextualization of the Strategic Plan (Prologue and Chapter 2); community, regional, and global impacts (Chapter 6); and strategic investment plan (Chapter 7).

Ball State

See especially the Return on Investment analysis.

Montana State University

Noteworthy as an example of an active planning and assessment process. An initial Strategic Planning Committee was replaced by a Strategic Planning Council with a distinct role, marking a transition from planning to execution. See especially the 2013 Progress Report and the comprehensive Unit Plan Template.

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

See especially the comprehensive longitudinal tracking of key performance indicators linked to the plans of each school and unit.

Michigan State University (Strategic Planning and Shaping the Future)

See especially the Key Accountability Indicators. MSU is of interest as the only other institution in the nation with M.D. and D.O. granting medical schools. Although the site has not been recently updated, it reflects the challenge of maintaining strategic positioning and planning momentum. The interactive Budget Planning Tool is of interest as a strategy for sharing the fiscal constraints of the University.