IPFW will improve the quality and fidelity of its assessment processes and effectively utilize data to improve student learning outcomes through the continuous improvement of course, curricular, and co-curricular offerings. Student participation in high-impact instructional practices and advising interventions will be increased. IPFW will support the development of activities and experiences that celebrate multiculturalism and the broad array of human differences, and promote programs featuring international and interdisciplinary curricula. Metric areas
IPFW will expand the production of high-quality and high-impact scholarship by students, faculty, and staff.
IPFW will expand collaborations with regional partnerships in government, social service, and business sectors, and will provide leadership in regional economic development efforts as well as access to outstanding intellectual, cultural, and artistic programming
IPFW will establish a culture of assessment through a set of appropriate performance metrics for all units as well as an integrated system of program reporting, review, assessment, and accreditation that is aligned with institutional performance metrics. Priorities for resource allocation will be identified in order to create, expand, merge, or reduce activities as appropriate.