Goal 3: Advance Programs and Research that Will Serve and Inspire the World 

The School of Engineering is committed to being an agent of change for our stakeholders, our community, and our world. We partner with external leaders to identify the skills, values, and vision that will best equip our students to address tomorrow’s changing needs and to become the innovators of the future. Our programs and research continue to evolve to address the rapidly transforming challenges of the world and to develop adaptive, creative students who are owners of their educational experiences. 


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STRATEGIC INITIATIVE 3.1

Enhance curricular flexibility to promote innovative, adaptive curricula and programs.

TACTIC 3.1 A 

Develop minors and concentrations that empower students to fulfill their vocations and embrace their specialized interests.

TACTIC 3.1 B 

Facilitate short-term, topical problem- or project-based courses that emerge out of and respond to the world’s most pressing needs.

TACTIC 3.1 C

Advance multidisciplinary graduate programs that are rooted in our strengths and champion the University of Dayton’s mission. 


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STRATEGIC INITIATIVE 3.2

Emerge as a recognized leader in research and innovation that serves the common good.

TACTIC 3.2 A

Embrace ethically, socially, and environmentally responsible research to inspire and support faculty and students and to communicate a transformative vision of engineering research to the world.

TACTIC 3.2 B

Establish an innovation incubator linked to the undergraduate and graduate curricula that stimulates and supports novel ideas
and inventions. 


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STRATEGIC INITIATIVE 3.3

Make the School of Engineering experience a bridge to lifelong learning.

TACTIC 3.3 A

Establish a lifelong learning platform.

TACTIC 3.3 B

Deepen alumni engagement with students, courses, research, service, and experiential opportunities. 

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School of Engineering

Kettering Laboratories 565 
300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0254

937-229-2736