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Mission, Vision & Values

Page last edited May 6, 2024, to comply with Texas Senate Bill 17.

The university is in the process of updating our strategic plan and expects to publish it in the Fall of 2024.


Texas A&M University-Central Texas is a public, upper-level university offering baccalaureate and graduate degrees important to the region and the state. It is committed to high quality, rigorous, and innovative educational programs delivered in a variety of instructional modes to a broad student population through exceptional teaching, service, and applied scholarship. With an emphasis on community engagement, the university employs emerging technology to enhance student learning and to nurture its partnerships with regional community colleges, the military presence in its region, and the community at large.


Texas A&M University-Central Texas will achieve national recognition as an upper-level university, offering high quality and affordable undergraduate and graduate educational programs to address regional and statewide needs.

Core Values

  • Excellence and Achievement

    We strive to continuously improve, innovate, and exceed expectations.
  • Compassion

    We care about the feelings of others. When others are suffering, we empathize and offer help.
  • Integrity

    We conduct ourselves in an ethical and respectful manner.
  • Knowledge

    We provide educational experiences to encourage lifelong learning and intellectual curiosity.
  • Respect for All

    We respect and value both differences and similarities in our students, coworkers, and other stakeholders.
  • Initiative

    We encourage the involvement and the contribution of each employee. We create a workplace where every employee can share a sense of ownership.
  • Collaboration

    We develop and maintain partnerships to serve the needs of our students, faculty, staff, and external stakeholders.
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