Enhancing Institutional Effectiveness, Academics and Student Success through Data Analytics
Dr. Gayle Fink, Activity Director
Enhancing the university's institutional effectiveness culture by strengthening the Office of Planning, Analysis, and Accountability's data collection, analysis, and visualization capacity, planning practices, and documenting data quality.
Computer Sciences Doctoral Program Initiative
Dr. Rosemary Shumba
The Computer Science Doctoral Program Initiative at Bowie State University provides financial assistance, faculty mentoring, enrichment activities, and research experiences for students who meet the requirements of the initiative. There is a shortage of African Americans and other minorities in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and other STEM fields. The program seeks to address this deficiency by equipping minority students with the education and training necessary to succeed in critical needs STEM areas. Students participating in the program will have an opportunity to present their research at conferences, and participate in professional development/research workshops, engage in collaborative research with other institutions. They will have access to an expanded library and professional memberships.
Graduate Resource Center
Dr. Rosemary Shumba
The Graduate Resource Center provides academic support, professional development, and community-building opportunities in a space dedicated to graduate students. We guide students through writing, editing, and formatting the thesis and dissertation and assist in preparing their work for publication. We also host workshops and presentations to support students' academic and professional development, and act as a general resource for graduate student needs. We strive to arm graduate students with the tools required in the next steps of their academic and professional journeys.
Title III Program Administration
The purpose of the Title III Program Administration Office is to serve as a resource to Bowie State University and as a liaison to the United States Department of Education. The Title III Administration Office's mission is to assist the Institution President in securing Title III grant funds. It supports the strategic plan and encompasses strengthening a variety of targeted initiatives. This mission is accomplished by providing the required oversight and direction in compliance with the federal guidelines to deliver a positive impact through the development and implementation of strategic program activities.