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.


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
    • enhancing the teaching and research capabilities of the faculty
    • developing 21st century management skills among staff
    • enhancing the technical capabilities of the surrounding community


    • University Committee on Education Technology Planning 
    • University World Wide Web Committee 
    • Sungard Banner Higher Education Administrative Software Implementation Teams