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TTUHSC Strategic Plan: 2013-2018

The road to our vision and mission.

The Mission and Vision statements are available in both portrait (vertical) and landscape (horizontal) layouts to print and frame:

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The TTUHSC Strategic Plan: 2013-2018 is available to print in PDF format.

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2013 Highlights


The mission of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is to improve the health of people by providing high quality educational opportunities to students and health care professionals, advancing knowledge through scholarship and research, and providing patient care and service.


Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center will become a nationally recognized health sciences university.

TTUHSC Goals and Objectives

  1. TTUHSC will foster the development of competent healthcare professionals and biomedical researchers.
    1. 1.1  Increase student enrollment in targeted academic programs.
    2. 1.2  Develop and enhance academic programs that reflect targeted healthcare education needs.
    3. 1.3  Provide academic and student support services which promote student success across the institution.
  2. TTUHSC will recruit, develop, and retain outstanding employees.
    1. 2.1  Recruit, develop, and retain faculty who enhance the reputation of the university.
    2. 2.2  Recruit, develop, and retain qualified staff.
  3. TTUHSC will advance knowledge and healthcare practice through innovative research and scholarship.
    1. 3.1  Develop and enhance programs to facilitate an increase in externally funded, peer-reviewed research that reflects a diversity of interests.
  4. TTUHSC will promote improved community health through the provision of patient care services and healthcare education.
    1. 4.1  Improve access to quality health care and education among targeted populations.
  5. TTUHSC will operate effectively and efficiently through maximization of available resources.
    1. 5.1  Maintain financial stability through efficient management of fiscal resources and fundraising efforts.
    2. 5.2  Maintain appropriate technology to promote effective operations in a multi-campus system.
    3. 5.3  Operate and maintain a physical environment conducive to learning, research, and patient care.
    4. 5.4  Work collaboratively with key stakeholders to accomplish the mission of the institution.