UWF Catalog cover 2006/2007 Catalog
University of West Florida
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Pensacola, FL 32514-5750
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Table of Contents
Welcome to UWF
Telephone Directory
Academic Calendars
     
Year 2006/2007
     
Fall Semester 2006
     Spring Semester 2007
     Summer Semester 2007

University Mission
Accreditations
Degrees, Areas of Specialization,
Minors

Admissions
After Admission
Financial Assistance
Student Activities
Student Services and Resources
Tuition and Fees
Military and Veterans Information
Registration and Records
Academic Policies
Graduation and General Degree
Requirements

Public Service and Research Centers
College Mission Statements
Undergraduate Degree Programs
Master's Degree Programs
Specialist Degree Programs
Doctoral Degree Programs
Course Numbering System
Course Listings and Descriptions
Administration
Faculty
Index
The University of West Florida


OUR VISION
To distinguish UWF as the best regional comprehensive university in America.

OUR MISSION
To empower each individual we serve with knowledge and opportunity to contribute responsibly and creatively to a complex world.

OUR VALUES

Caring
Providing a safe and dynamic learning environment that encourages the development of individual potential

Integrity
Doing the right things for the right reasons

Quality
Dedication to uncompromising excellence

Innovation
Dedication to exploring and expanding the boundaries of knowledge

Teamwork
Working together to achieve shared goals

Stewardship
Managing and protecting our resources

Courage
Daring to be different by design

OUR GOALS AND IMPERATIVES

Promote learning and living environments that encourage the development of communities of learners and individual potential in students, faculty, and staff.

  • Attract a high quality, diverse faculty and staff dedicated to putting students first
  • Demand excellence in teaching, research, and service
  • Create a new standard in education focused on learning outcomes
  • Promote integrity through intellectual inquiry and open discourse

Attract and inspire a diverse and talented student body committed to uncompromising academic excellence

  • Promote creativity by the exchange of ideas in the spirit of academic freedom and professional responsibility
  • Promote diversity through a respect for and appreciation of differences

Provide solutions to educational, cultural, economic, and environmental concerns

  • Align University services with community needs and interests through teamwork and collaboration
  • Engage in scholarly research and creative activity to solve regional problems and enhance the quality of life
  • Develop targeted areas in education and research that address critical national and international objectives

Manage growth and development responsibly through focus on continuous quality improvement of programs and processes

  • Promote development of instructional, research, and service sites throughout the University’s service area
  • Target markets of opportunity with effective communications programs
  • Align financial resources with performance expectations
  • Continuously develop and improve processes and methods in delivering the University’s brand promise