Technology Vision Statement
Alcorn State University envisions
a communiversity in which the seamless integration of modern technologies throughout
the instructional, research, service and administrative facets of the
institution furthers the mission and vision of the University.
Technology will be an essential tool for:
- preparing students to effectively compete in a technology intensive workplace
deployment of Instructional Technology to help faculty deliver curriculum content to students.
- actively engage students in using technology as a tool rather than passively receiving information from the technology.
- enhancing the teaching and research capabilities of the faculty
provide faculty with innovative technology resources, training and user support to encourage creative and pervasive curriculum integration
- developing 21st century management skills among staff
- enhancing the technical capabilities of the surrounding community
Technology Mission Statement
The Alcorn State University
Center for Information Technology Services seeks to maintain the infrastructure
and cohesive network environment to support the academic, research, and administrative
goals of the university, including fast, reliable access, security, advanced
functionality, and system/network compatibility. The Center for Information Technology
Services will evaluate new and emerging technologies for incorporation into our
existing technology structure, and provide sound recommendations for cost
effective, enterprise solutions to keep pace with global technological
advancements in higher education. In addition, the Center for Information
Technology Services will provide or facilitate a limited amount of training and
training resources to ensure the user community at large is proficient in the
use of available technologies.
Hours of Operation
CITS services are available during the following hours of operation: Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. The ATSC Lab is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m.
The hours of operation are subject to change. For issues that arise outside normal hours of operation, please leave a request for service via voice mail at ext. 6182 or send email to email@example.com. Requests will be processed in the order in which they are received.
University Committee on Education Technology Planning
University World Wide Web Committee
Ellucian Higher Education Administrative Software Implementation Teams