Graduate School
Graduate School
About Us

I. The Graduate School's Vision and Mission

Mission Statement

The mission of the Graduate School is to maximize student success, serve the public and transform the region through ECU's graduate programs. The Graduate School leads development and administration of ECU's graduate programs by:

  • Facilitating the development of new and existing programs
  • Establishing and implementing effective academic policy
  • Recruiting, retaining and graduating high-quality students
  • Distributing resources strategically and equitably
  • Assuring graduate program quality
  • Encouraging and supporting scholarship and creative activity
  • Implementing efficient and effective best practices

Core Values and Planning Principles

  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Advocacy
  • Collaboration