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Goal 2. Educate for Impact

William & Mary will reimagine the liberal arts and professional education in the 21st century to ensure the lifelong success of our graduates.

2.a. Spur innovation via new programs and integrated disciplines
  • Expand and adapt academic programs to reflect the impact of technology in every field — to better prepare our students for a changing society
  • Pursue a more dynamic and influential presence in engineering, computational and information sciences
  • Accelerate curricular innovations that combine hands-on and classroom experiences
2.b. Expand access to a W&M education
  • Increase scholarship support for undergraduate students to promote affordability
  • Enable new points of entry to a W&M education to achieve "smart growth" for all cohorts
  • Grow new online, continuing and executive education programs to reach professional and lifelong learners
2.c. Create meaningful pathways for career success
  • Provide a funded internship or other applied learning experience for every student
  • Expand career pathway initiatives, engaging alumni at all career stages
  • Offer credentialing programs for high-demand fields