Academic Initiatives

Expanding Business Education & Career Engagement to the Downtown Campus


An expanded business-focused presence for UTSA in the heart of downtown San Antonio to enhance career-engaged learning, accommodate rapid enrollment growth and fuel the city’s economic development.

DESTINATION:
A Great Research University

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Human Health


The Human Health Initiative will convene the academic community to consider how to improve the alignment of UTSA’s human health related programs. The charge of the Advisory Task Force is to survey the landscape of UTSA student interests, regional workforce needs and partnering opportunities, plus multidisciplinary research opportunities related to human health; and to recommend a college organizational structure that aligns health-related programs to enhance student success, career readiness, and partnering opportunities, transdisciplinary research, and funding competitiveness. 

DESTINATION:
A Great Research University

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Institute of Texan Cultures


The Human Health Initiative will convene the academic community to consider how to improve the alignment of UTSA’s human health related programs. The charge of the Advisory Task Force is to survey the landscape of UTSA student interests, regional workforce needs and partnering opportunities, plus multidisciplinary research opportunities related to human health; and to recommend a college organizational structure that aligns health-related programs to enhance student success, career readiness, and partnering opportunities, transdisciplinary research, and funding competitiveness. 

DESTINATION:
A Great Research University

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Strategic Faculty Hiring


The Strategic Faculty Hiring Initiative will focus on hiring promising, accomplished and diverse faculty in key areas that are fundamental to our future as an urban-serving, multi-cultural discovery enterprise focused on student success and research excellence.

DESTINATION:
A Great Research University

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Urban Education Institute


The Urban Education Institute will establish an educational incubator at UTSA where transdisciplinary research teams, school districts and community organizations partner to address equity and access across the P-20 educational spectrum.

DESTINATION:
A Model for Student Success

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