USCB Strategic Plan 2023
People, Programs and Progress
USCB Vision Statement
USCB will foster student success by engaging students in an academically rigorous
experience that develops individual resourcefulness and cultural appreciation.
USCB Mission Statement
The University of South Carolina Beaufort (USCB) responds to regional needs, draws
upon regional strengths, and prepares graduates to contribute locally, nationally,
and internationally with its focus on teaching, research, and service. USCB is a public,
comprehensive institution in the University of South Carolina system, offering associate
and baccalaureate degrees in the liberal arts, the sciences, and professional disciplines
and select master's degrees in response to regional demand through on-site and distance
delivery methods. Serving a diverse population, USCB enriches the quality of life
for students and area residents through artistic and cultural offerings; collaborations
with regional, national, and international partners; and lifelong learning opportunities.
Engagement and Partnerships
Strategic Plan Implementation
Academic Master Plan
Developed by the faculty at USCB, the Academic Master Plan (AMP) complements the University's vision, mission, and strategic plan and articulates how the academic enterprise proposes to meet the needs of students and the region.
Academic Program Planning
To fulfill USCB’s Mission, Vision and Strategic Plan, it is essential that the University deliver a robust selection of academic programs aligned with the demands of industry, the community, and the State of South Carolina. Academic units must ensure that programs are current, innovative, and provide high-impact learning experiences.