WGU's Core Themes
WGU defines mission fulfillment by focusing on three core themes. These core themes, their objectives, and their measures of success reinforce WGU’s commitment to its mission. The metrics assigned to each objective allow faculty and staff to evaluate their progress toward mission fulfillment.
- Core Theme 1: Use a competency-based approach to prepare the nation’s education, IT, business, and health professionals with the core knowledge, skills, and dispositions essential to performing their professional responsibilities.
- Core Theme 2: Provide accessible and affordable academic programs through the use of technology that allows students to progress and complete their program requirements independent of time or place.
- Core Theme 3: Provide academic programs to prepare traditionally underserved students for relevant professional careers in the 21st century workplace.