Strategic Planning

Strategic Planning

SUNY Maritime College is updating its strategic plan, which will set the course for the college during the next five to 10-year period.

A committee of faculty, staff and students, chaired by Rear Adm. Alfultis, has been appointed to lead the process. They met for the first time Oct. 20.

The college is committed to an open and inclusive conversation around the plan. The committee will seek input from the college community and external stakeholders, including alumni and industry leaders. The planning process is expected to take about a year.

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January 19: The Conversation Begins

The external consultant, AKA Strategies, presented the timeline and strategy for developing a plan. Committee members begin to discuss strategic themes.

Nov. 3: Planning Begins

In the committee's first meeting, a decision was made regarding the use of a consultant.

Oct. 16: The Need for Strategic Thinking

Rear Adm. Alfultis discusses the changing maritime industry and the need to align the college's future course with its mission, vision, values and institution-wide learning outcomes.