Goal 2: Excel and Lead
Be a leading academic institution where faculty and staff members and alumni are regional, national and global leaders in their fields.
- Gain a national and global reputation for academic excellence characterized by scholarly and professional contributions from faculty members who are genuine teacher-scholars.
- Engage students at all levels through faculty-mentored research, scholarship or creative activities.
- Excel in the engagement of people from underrepresented populations as thought leaders in scholarly activity.
- Foster cross-disciplinary collaborations that capitalize on the university’s signature strengths.
- Exemplify an ethic of service to San Jose State and the broader community that brings distinction to the university.