Strategic Enrollment Management Plan for Anoka Technical College and Anoka-Ramsey Community College

The SEM Taskforce divided into five sub-groups:  Recruitment, Retention, Graduation and Transfer, Academics and Systems and Technology.  To date, 3-5 goals within each sub-group have been identified based on the Strategic Planning feedback and on various SWOT analyses.  Below are the proposed goals.

Group membersSean Johns, Jennifer Bingle, Donovan Jackman, LeAnna Wangerin, Julie Myers, Mary Jacobson, Angela Homan, Venoreen Brown-Boatswain, Erica Stene, Jamaica DelMar, Tina Johnson, Mel Koenen

Goal 1:  Recruitment

Increase Targeted Marketing
Improve Communication with Prospective Students
Increase students of diverse populations (diversity and inclusions plan)
Create Welcoming Campus Environment

Goal 2:  Retention

Purchase and Upgrade Classroom Furniture
Evaluate Charging Process
Increase Mental Health Awareness
Improve the Campus Environment and Visual Appeal
Establish an Art Task Force
Improve Collegial Spaces
     Front info desk area
    Student success center
    Main Corridor
    Cafeteria
 Revamp Orientation
 Increase Academic Advising
 (charting the future 1.1.2)
 Reinvent Early Alert System

Goal 3:  Graduation/Transfer

Work to eliminate graduation fee
Streamline Application and Cap/Gown Process
Investigate Automatic Graduation Policy

Goal 4:  Academics

Engage in Regular Faculty-to-Faculty Discussion Events
Include Diversity and Inclusion Plan in Faculty Development
Create Recommendations to Aid in Faculty Instruction
   (diversity and inclusion plan)
Purchase Up-to-Date Equipment for Programs

Goal 5:  Systems and Technology

Improve Campus Signage
Maintain Easy Access to Historical Data
Maintain Up-to-Date and Accurate Contact lists
Convert to Online Forms for Student Services
 Increase Integrity of College Record Keeping