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The Marlan and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering Strategic Plan

Making a difference in the lives of our students, serving the community, and contributing to the public good through relevant research.

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Strategic Goals


Sustaining and enhancing BCOE’s reputation for excellence in research and education


Meeting growing needs of engineering research and educational programs


Producing graduates who become tomorrow’s leaders


Developing and expanding the operational infrastructure required to support the strategic growth of the College

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Strategic Goal I


Build financial stability, resiliency, and sustainability

  • Increase Revenue Opportunities
    Grow nonresident enrollment  
    Increase MS enrollment  
    Receive dedicated percentage of nonresident
    tuition funding for International Affairs
    Increase number of staff positions  
    Implement fees for processing postgraduation
    employment applications
    Outreach to international alumni and parents  

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Strategic Goal II


Invest in the success of the people who teach, do research, work, learn, and live at UCR

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Strategic Goal III


Expand the visibility and scope of influence of UCR locally, nationally, and globally