Mission Statement

Mission Statement


Educating students to be life-long learners through an innovative approach to learning that combines theory, practice and experimentation in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

We value:

  • Quality teaching which actively engages our students in learning. We use best practices to innovatively teach a curriculum which is career focused and meets present global demands.
  • Applied and original research and scholarship by faculty, staff and students. This promotes continuous learning, professional development, and collaborations in the Stout community and with outside partners.
  • Active participation in the university, local and global communities through service and citizenship.
  • High standards of ethical behavior, integrity, and trust in an inclusive and respectful environment.
  • A supportive, positive and engaging workplace for faculty, staff and students.
  • Inspiring present and future generations of innovators, teachers, and enlightened citizens.