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Strategic Plan Outline
Plan: Computer Office Technology COT

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Mission Statement: Our mission is student success therefore the COT & Surveying Dept. is committed to addressing the disparate and constantly changing needs of students throughout rural Nevada who are preparing for technology driven careers by improving our methods, techniques, and content for delivering high quality educational experiences.
GOALS
1.  Goal: Prepare and deliver all our degree programs via distance education technologies. (Theme 3)
  OBJECTIVES
  1.1  Objective: Offer 80% of our classes via WebCampus, IAV, other appropriate distance education techniques at least once in each two-year cycle.

Last changed on 04/09/2013 by Ed Nickel

Status: Due 06 of 2014

    ACTION PLAN  
    1.1.1  Task: 1. Offering classes using Virtual Machines

Last changed on 09/27/2013 by Cindy Hyslop

Status: Due 11 of 2009

    1.1.2  Task: Set tentative schedule for the next four years.

Last changed on 04/09/2013 by Ed Nickel

Status: Completed

  1.2  Objective: Planning to make these distance education offerings even more frequent within the next six years.

Last changed on 04/09/2013 by Ed Nickel

Status: Ongoing

    ACTION PLAN (None on file)  
  1.3  Objective: Contacting and working with other departments that teach classes required for our degrees to get their assistance and cooperation in making those classes available using distance education techniques.

Last changed on 04/09/2013 by Ed Nickel

Status: Ongoing

    ACTION PLAN (None on file)  
2.  Goal: Evaluate and implement appropriate new technologies for delivering high quality hands-on educational experiences to even our most remote students. (Theme 3)
  OBJECTIVES
  2.1  Objective: Use Larry Hyslop’s sabbatical to review and evaluate alternative distance education technologies.

Last changed on 04/09/2013 by Ed Nickel

Status: Ongoing

    ACTION PLAN (None on file)  
  2.2  Objective: Developing and testing a remote accessible “virtual computer” lab capable of supporting 25 to 50 students using various operating systems and different applications, the beta tests of this lab will be completed in May, 2009.

Last changed on 12/16/2011 by Ed Nickel

Status: Completed

    ACTION PLAN (None on file)  
  2.3  Objective: All CT faculty are continually watching for and reporting to each other new developments in distance education that may apply to our teaching environment.

Last changed on 04/09/2013 by Ed Nickel

Status: Ongoing

    ACTION PLAN (None on file)  
  2.4  Objective: Expand remote access computer lab to accommodate instruction for 90% of the GBC classes requiring specialized or professional computer software.

Last changed on 04/09/2013 by Ed Nickel

Status: Due 01 of 2012

    ACTION PLAN (None on file)  
  2.5  Objective: Eliminated

Last changed on 04/09/2013 by Ed Nickel

3.  Goal: Help our students maintain currency in constantly changing technology fields. (Theme 1)

Last changed on 12/16/2011 by Ed Nickel

  OBJECTIVES
  3.1  Objective: As faculty, continually reviewing, learning, and utilizing new techniques in our individual areas of expertise.

Last changed on 04/09/2013 by Ed Nickel

Status: Ongoing

    ACTION PLAN (None on file)  
  3.2  Objective: As new technologies become accepted practice, developing new classes or re-developing older classes to meet the new industry standards.

Last changed on 04/09/2013 by Ed Nickel

Status: Ongoing

    ACTION PLAN (None on file)  
4.  Goal: Increase Marketing efforts (|Revised|04/09/2013|Ed Nickel| )

Last changed on 04/09/2013 by Ed Nickel

  OBJECTIVES
  No objectives are on file for this goal  




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