Strategic Academic Partnerships & Student Engagement

The role of Strategic Educational Partnerships and Student Engagement at Fort Valley State University is to broaden, deepen, and strengthen existing programs with K-12, public, charter, and private schools, ISDs, and other community organizations oriented toward advancing access to higher education and increasing college-going for students in and around Fort Valley, Georgia; to facilitate community college transfers through seamless articulation; and to develop new innovative programs, relationships, and agreements.  In doing so, the following University priorities are realized:

  1. Strategic Priority 2:  Operational Excellence

  2. Strategic Priority 3:  Organizational Identity

  3. Strategic Priority 4:  Engagement and Collaboration

The continuous goals for the Office of Strategic Academic Partnerships and Student Engagement are to

  • See corporate partnerships to solicit financial support for academic programs, faculty, students, and initiatives
  • Develop partnerships to enhance degree programs, providing increased training in focus areas relevant to partnerships and facilitating recruitment upon graduation
  • Facilitate access to community leaders for continuous exchange of ideas to promote community engagement and economic development
  • Increase University discovery and recognition within the State of Georgia and influence the development of strategic academic partnerships

FVSU Partnerships

 

FVSU Articulation Signing with Arkansas College of Health Education

Purpose:  Build mutually beneficial, diverse partnerships with community groups, K-12 schools, technical colleges, universities, veterans’ organizations, government agencies, NGOs, and industry by effectively leveraging FVSU’s strengths with an objective of providing better service to our stakeholders.

 

Method:

  • Seek corporate partnerships to develop and solicit financial support for respective academic programs, faculty, and initiatives
  • Seek academic partnerships that will develop and/or enhance degree programs to provide increased training in a focus area relevant to the partnership which will facilitate recruitment of student participants upon graduation
  • Facilitate access to community leaders for continuous exchange of ideas to promote community engagement and economic development
  • Build upon FVSUs established reputation to increase University discovery and recognition within the State of Georgia and influence the development of strategic academic partnerships

 

REP4 -  Boise State University

 

 

FVSU MOU Signing with US Environmental Protection Agency

 

 

Student Engagement Activities

Job Shadowing Activities for FVSU Students

 

 

 

Kermelle D. Hensley. Ed.D.

Executive Director
kermelle.hensley@fvsu.edu
(478)  825-4302